MAN CHARGED WITH KIDNAPPING
Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a man who abducted a woman Monday night. At 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 8, sheriff’s office deputies responded to a report of an aggravated kidnapping and auto theft that occurred in the area of Mason Road and the Grand Parkway.
The 49-year-old female victim reported being abducted as she left her place of employment by her ex-boyfriend, William “Billy” Weedman, who threatened her with a knife.
The victim was able to gain possession of the knife, stabbed Weedman and was able to free herself. Weedman fled the area in the victim’s vehicle and later admitted himself at the OakBend Medical Center in Richmond for treatment.
Deputies responded to the hospital and Weedman was arrested and remains in the custody of the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office. He faces charges of aggravated kidnapping and aggravated robbery.
Bond has been set at $50,000 for each charge.