Citizens For A Better Norwood

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Norwood man charged with abduction in Brown County

Channel 5 is reporting that Norwood resident Stephen Wells, 48, was arrested over the weekend for allegedly holding a Ripley, Ohio man captive at gunpoint for more than two hours at a campsite in Brown County. The victim had gone to the campsite to pick up a friend. Wells, whom deputies found visibly intoxicated, told investigators the victim had been trespassing and he intended to arrest him. He is police custody on $5,000 bond, charged with abductions and using weapons while intoxicated.