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Franklin man arrested for holding two adults, child hostage
FRANKLIN, Ohio (WKRC) -- A Franklin man is arrested, after police say he held two adults and a child hostage at a home early Monday morning.
SWAT officers were called to the home on Minnick Street just after 5 a.m. Police got a call that Jason Cole was holding the man, woman and 6-year-old at gunpoint. The man and the 6-year-old escaped out a bedroom window.
Negotiators got him to release the woman. She had been assaulted and was taken to Atrium Hospital. No word on her condition. No reports of any other injuries.
Cole surrendered just before 8 a.m. Police charged him with kidnapping and domestic violence. He'll be held without bond until a court appearance on Friday.