Man Facing Charges After Allegedly Kidnapping and Assaulting Woman

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP -- Police in Luzerne County arrested a man after they say he duct taped, assaulted and kidnapped a woman.

According to police, Charles Kocher, 45, of Plymouth was parked at a gas station in Hanover Township early Friday morning when police noticed beer cans and duct tape outside the car on the ground.

A female passenger said Kocher duct taped her, stunned her with a stun gun, and assaulted her.

Kocher is facing kidnapping, aggravated assault and other related charges. He is locked up in Luzerne County in lieu of $350,000 bail.


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