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Blairsville Kidnap Arrest
12/17/2013
 
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It was horrifying moments for a Jefferson County woman who the Police say managed to escape being kidnapped at gunpoint.  The Police say the whole ordeal left the victim shaken up and bruised.  The Police say the Hilltop Store in Brookville became a safe haven for a bettered kidnapping victim on Monday night.  The witnesses say the victim was afraid for her life.  She was frazzled and she looked that was because the Police say she had just been kidnapped and assaulted at gunpoint by her former boyfriend Shawn Whitenight.  According to the criminal complaint, Whitenight forced the woman into her own car and threatened her.  A few blocks later she jumped out and ran into the store.
  
 
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