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Police: Man Charged with Assault, Caused Traumatic Brain Injury

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One man is behind bars after police found a 64-year-old man unresponsive, on a sidewalk, in Johnson City.

Edward Stokes,43, has been charged with assault in the first degree after the victim was found on Endicott Avenue on the Ground Friday.

Officers and a union volunteer ambulance responded. Police said the victim was injured after he was assaulted during a dispute in front of his home.

The victim suffered a traumatic brain injury and is still being treated.

Stokes could receive additional charges at a later date.