Man holds woman at gunpoint; faces kidnapping charges
WHITE SWAN, Wash. – A man who deputies say held a woman at gunpoint and kidnapped her made his first court appearance today.
Deputies say the kidnapping happened in July, but the victim was recently able to identify the kidnapper as 31-year-old Juan Corona from photos.
Reports say Corona and another woman randomly showed up to the victim's home in White Swan, demanding a ride into town.
They forced the victim to stay in the back seat while they drove around.
Police say she was able to escape and call for help when Corona and the other suspect went into a home.
Corona faces charges of first degree kidnapping and robbery.