COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A man from Montgomery, AL was arrested in Columbus on Sunday, charged with the attempted kidnapping of a local woman.
According to a Muscogee County police report, 28-year-old Jamahl Ephraim allegedly attempted to take a 21-year-old Columbus woman against her will on Sunday.
Police were called to the Columbus Inn, located on Victory Drive around 3:40 a.m. on Sunday.
Ephraim has been charged with battery with physical visible harm, false imprisonment, kidnapping, and possession of firearm by convicted felon, possession of a firearm or knife during commission C and theft by receiving stolen property.
He remains in Muscogee County Jail as of Tuesday.