Battle Creek man jailed on domestic assault, kidnapping charges

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A 22-year-old Battle Creek man is in custody following an incident Friday afternoon.

Police were called out to the area of Upton and Washington Avenue just before 1:00 p.m. on a report of a woman being assaulted and fleeing from a vehicle.

When the suspect realized the police had been called, he reportedly dragged the woman into the car and fled the scene.

The woman was eventually able to convince the man to let her go on North Washington.

She was treated for injuries from the assault.

Officers later located and arrested the man in the 400 block of W. Van Buren Street.

He's currently lodged in the Calhoun County Jail.