Man Arrested in Brief Hostage Situation This Week Near Crane

From Local Sources 

CRANE -- Police say a man held a person hostage for a short time Tuesday morning in Crane.

Arrest reports show 33-year-old John Willoughby of Crane allegedly held a woman against her will.

A secure perimeter was established at 10:27 a.m.  Just a few minutes later, the victim exited the home without incident.

The suspect came out just before 11 a.m. and was taken into custody.

He’s charged with felony Criminal Confinement and misdemeanor Intimidation.