Two men charged with kidnap in Mansfield

Two men have been charged after an alleged kidnap in Mansfield.

Tuesday, 11th June 2019, 2:13 pm
The alleged victim managed to flee in Sutton Road. Picture: Google Maps.

Owen Gamlin, 20, of no fixed address, and Steven Burgess, 24, of Commercial Gate, Mansfield, are due to appear at Mansfield Magistrates' Court today.

An 18-year old man was said to have been kidnapped in Westfield Lane, Mansfield, at around 11.30pm last Tuesday.

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As well as kidnap, Mr Gamlin has been charged with theft of a motor vehicle and assault by beating in relation to the alleged incident. He has also been charged in connection with a robbery in Broomhill Lane, Mansfield, last Tuesday

A 20-year old man had been arrested in connection with the kidnap offence and subsequently released on police bail pending further enquiries.