- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 22, 2015

PRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) - A Post man accused of holding his ex-girlfriend captive in a cabin and using a blow torch to assault her is facing additional charges.

KTVZ-TV reports (https://goo.gl/1ZhSe2 ) that 34-year-old Josef Taylor is charged with assault, menacing constituting domestic violence, harassment, tampering with a witness, felon in possession of a firearm and unlawful manufacturing of marijuana, among other charges.

Taylor was arrested last week on investigation of kidnap, assault and burglary charges. He has been accused of locking the woman in his cabin in Post for 20 days.

During a hearing Monday, a Crook County judge raised Taylor’s bail to $250,000. He is expected to enter a plea on Oct. 28.


Information from: KTVZ-TV, https://www.ktvz.com/

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