OSAGE COUNTY, Mo. – A resident of Georgia was jailed in Osage County Friday, on allegations of kidnapping and domestic assault.
Authorities say the victim reported being struck with a closed fist and held at knifepoint as they traveled on 63 highway near Rich Fountain Friday night. The victim, who is also from Georgia, begged to be let out of the car but James Brent Simms, 45, refused. Simms finally put her out of the vehicle and drove away before she notified law enforcement.
Simms was stopped and detained as he passed through Belle.