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Princeton Police arrest Jared Weatherly, charged with kidnapping after hospital incident

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PRINCETON (WVVA) -

One man is in jail after police say he kidnapped and threatened a person at Princeton Community Hospital.

According to Princeton Police, the incident happened around three o'clock Sunday afternoon.

29 year-old Jared Weatherly attempted to get out of the hospital by pulling out a brass knuckle switch blade and running after a nurse.

Police say Weatherly then ran out of the hospital and forced the driver of a truck to drive him to Resthaven Cemetery.

He then ran away and was arrested moments later.

Police say he's charged with kidnapping-unlawful restraint, brandishing deadly weapons, and assault.

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