Sheriff Lavender reports that his office took a report yesterday shortly before 6:00 p.m. A female came to the Sheriff’s Office and reported that she got into an argument with her boyfriend at approximately 1:00 a.m. She stated that she asked her boyfriend identified as 19 year old Kenneth C. Stout to take her home. The victim advised that they got into his vehicle and he took her cell phone and refused to take her home. The victim advised that Mr. Stout assaulted her multiple times as they drove around and refused to let her out of the vehicle.
The victim states that they ended up in the area of Ross Lake at approximately 5:00 p.m. and she was able to run from the vehicle. The victim was picked up by two females who were at the lake and they took her to the Sheriff’s Office to file the report. The victim only reported minor injuries to Deputies.
Deputies made contact with Mr. Stout at 1355 Western Ave #88. He was arrested and charged with Kidnapping and Assault.