Mandan man accused of kidnapping woman enters not guilty plea

Leroy Jett
Leroy Jett(Station)
Published: Mar. 31, 2022 at 12:16 PM CDT
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MANDAN, N.D. (KFYR) - A Mandan man who police say kidnapped a woman last weekend has pleaded not guilty to criminal charges.

Mandan police say they stopped a car they believed to be part of a possible kidnapping last Saturday. During the stop they say a woman jumped out of the car and ran towards officers and the driver fled before he was caught on Highway 25.

The driver, 36-year-old Leroy Jett, is charged with misdemeanor unlawful imprisonment, disorderly conduct, and fleeing.

He’s scheduled to stand trial in July.

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