Columbia police arrest one man after a hostage situation involving gun

4 years 2 months 3 weeks ago Friday, April 08 2016 Apr 8, 2016 Friday, April 08, 2016 5:19:02 PM CDT April 08, 2016 in News
By: Melissa Zygowicz and Amy Munneke, KOMU 8 Digital Producers

COLUMBIA - Columbia Police Officers arrested a Columbia man Friday in connection to a hostage situation involving a gun.

Officers arrested Kraig Keith Greene after a brief chase leading to the 300 block of West Business Loop 70.

The Columbia Police Department responded to an incident involving a gun around 6:45 Friday morning on Sexton Road.

The criminal investigations division said the victim was forced to leave a residence with Greene. The victim told police, while in a vehicle, Greene forced her to perform sexual acts. He also forced her to perform a sexual act with another man for money, according to police.

She was later able to gain access to a phone to contact law enforcement.

Greene is being charged with felony trafficking for the purpose of sexual exploitation, sodomy in the first degree and felony kidnapping.

 

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