Man Arrested for Domestic Violence

An investigation into a reported kidnapping in Marshall County, Kentucky ends with the arrest of a man in Union County, Tennessee. Carl “Willie” Dowell was arrested in Union County, Tenn. on Saturday, October 10 for drugs, domestic violence, DVO violations and kidnapping charges. Officials say family member reported that a woman and her two-year-old child were kidnapped on Saturday. At the same time of the report, the missing woman called 911 in Union County, Tennessee.  Dispatch said they heard the woman screaming as she was being assaulted. Officials were able to ping the phone the woman called from and discovered the woman’s location. A deputy happened to be in the area and stopped the suspect’s vehicle. The deputy then arrested Dowell. He was booked into the Union County Jail on a $200,000 cash bond. Dowell is being held at the jail pending extradition back to Marshall County, Ky. where he faces kidnapping and DVO violation charges. His bond is set at $150,000 in Marshall County.



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