A Gerald man is charged two felonies for allegedly forcing his ex-girlfriend and her 2-year-old child into a vehicle and threatening the victims.
David D. Everhart III is charged in Franklin County Associate Circuit Court with child kidnapping and kidnapping by facilitating a felony by inflicting injury/terrorizing. Prosecutors requested a $100,000 bond.
Union police responded Mobil on the Run on Highway 50 at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, for a report of a disturbance in the parking lot.
The 31-year-old victim told police that the suspect forced her and her child into her vehicle and made threats against her.
The victim tried to escape from Everhart and then fled on foot south from the gas station before officers arrived, according to Union police.