PETTIS, MO – An afternoon hearing in Pettis County resumes the case of a Sedalia man who was recently released from prison.

Court documents indicate Corey Owens, 28, attempted to abduct a young girl in Sedalia who had been visiting the home where Owens was staying in mid December. He has been charged with kidnapping, 3rd degree assault, resisting arrest, and possession of controlled substances. The hearing Monday is at 1:30 p.m.