kidnapping

Man bound over for trial on charges of kidnapping, assaulting girlfriend who was trying to break up with him

A local man was bound over for trial on charges of kidnapping and assaulting his girlfriend who was trying to break up with him.

Nathanael Allan Ray, 24, who is listed as homeless but has ties to Montcalm County, is charged with kidnapping, assault with intent to commit sexual penetration, felonious assault, interfering with electronic communications and aggravated domestic assault. A sixth charge (malicious destruction of personal property) was dismissed after Ray’s preliminary examination on June 2 in Montcalm County District Court.

Eureka Township kidnapping, sexual assault prelim adjourned

Police unable to contact alleged victim

The preliminary examination of a man charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting a woman was adjourned until June after police were unable to contact the woman.

Nathanael Allan Ray, 24, who is listed as homeless but has ties to Montcalm County, is charged with kidnapping, assault with intent to commit sexual penetration, felonious assault, interfering with electronic communications, malicious destruction of personal property and aggravated domestic assault.