A male faces possible kidnapping and assault charges after allegedly forcing his girlfriend into a vehicle with a weapon.
At approximately 4:15 p.m. Wednesday the Williams Lake RCMP received a call from a local business that a 28-year-old-male was looking for his 20-year-old girlfriend and was uttering threats to harm her.
Police say the male then left the area and located the victim at her residence and reportedly forced her into his vehicle at knife point.
Williams Lake RCMP received information from the public of a possible sighting and police were able to locate the victim and apprehended the male without incident.
The victim suffered non life threatening injuries and was taken to the Williams Lake Hospital for medical treatment.
The male, who is well known to police, remains in police custody and will be facing a number of charges, including kidnapping, forceable confinement, assault, assault with a weapon, and uttering threats.