Police Charge Frederick Man With Assault, Kidnapping

He was arrested Sat. morning at the Prospect Hall Apartments.



Frederick, Md (KM) A Frederick man is charged with 2nd-degree assault and kidnapping following an incident Saturday morning.

At around 9:35 AM, police officers were dispatched to the 700 block of Acropolis Way in the Prospect Hall Apartments for a domestic assault. They learned that an argument took place in the parking lot. Authorities say a man identified as Jonathan Sterling Jones, 24, grabbed a woman from behind and dragged her into an apartment.

Police made contact with the two, and learned that the they got into an argument over property. The victim had injuries consistent with a domestic assault, officers say.

Jones was taken into custody.


By Kevin McManus



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