1/16/2014 10:40 PM
by Courtney Rosemond
FAYETTEVILLE - Bond is denied for a Fayette County man accused of kidnapping his girlfriend.
Judge John Hatcher denied a motion for bond by the defense attorney for Larry Junior Nelson, 36, of Springdale Thursday.
He is charged with kidnapping and domestic battery after allegedly striking his girlfriend of seven years. He’s accused of hitting her in the head, abducting her and trying her up and dropping her off at a strip mine near Springdale Church Road Christmas night.
His girlfriend had managed to escape and alerted authorities. Judge Hatcher cites Nelson’s history makes him a flight risk. He was sent back to Southern Regional Jail, his next court appearance has yet to be determined.