Update: Bond set for woman charged with kidnapping; Man's hearing rescheduled

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PARKERSBURG, W.Va (WTAP): A man and woman allegedly caught on video assaulting and kidnapping a woman at a Parkersburg laundromat, appeared in Wood County Magistrate Court on Monday.

Quincy Lewis, 32, of Parkersburg, who is charged with felony kidnapping, appeared before Judge Jody Purkey for his felony preliminary hearing.

Quincy’s attorney, William B. Summers, requested a continuance, which was granted.

His hearing will be rescheduled sometime next week.

Last Friday Magistrate Judge Bean set Quincy’s bond at $200,000, on the condition of home confinement.

Glennell Dorsett, 32, of Parkersburg, is also charged with felony kidnapping, and her bond was also set at $200,000, on the condition of home confinement.

Dorsett is scheduled to have a preliminary hearing within the next 10 days.

Parkersburg Police say Lewis and Dorsett were allegedly caught on video on July 7th, physically assaulting a woman and demanding she get into Lewis' car at a Parkersburg laundromat.

The footage, recorded by a bystander on their smartphone, reportedly shows Lewis and Dorsett pulling a woman to the ground by her hair and kicking her in the face.

The video was posted on social media the same day the reported kidnapping took place.

Lewis and Dorsett both remain in the North Central Regional Jail, unable to post bond.


UPDATE: 07/18/2017 4:15 P.M.

A woman wanted in an alleged kidnapping at a Parkersburg laundromat is now in custody.

Parkersburg Police say they arrested Glennell Dorsett without incident on Tuesday, but the circumstances of her arrest haven't been released.

She is currently awaiting arraignment in Wood County Circuit Court on a kidnapping charge.

Dorsett and Quincy Lewis, 32, of Parkersburg, were allegedly caught on video physically assaulting a woman and demanding she get into Lewis' car on July 7.

Police Chief Joe Martin says the video shows Lewis and Dorsett pulling a woman to the ground by her hair and kicking her in the face.

A bystander took the video and posted it on social media the same day the incident is reported to have taken place.

Police arrested Lewis, who is charged with kidnapping, on July 14th at his home on Lynn Street in Parkersburg.

He is being held without bond at the North Central Regional Jail.


A Parkersburg man, allegedly caught on video physically assaulting a woman and demanding she get in his car, is now charged with kidnapping.

32-year-old Quincy Lewis is now behind bars awaiting arraignment.

Parkersburg Police Chief Joe Martins says it all started on July 7 at a Parkersburg laundromat.

A video of the alleged incident was posted on social media the same day it happened.

Martin says the video shows Lewis and Glennell Dorsett pull a woman to the ground by her hair and kick her in the face.

Lewis demanded she leave the business and get in his car.

When she complied and left with him, witnesses called police.

Officers located them shortly after and identified everyone involved.

Upon further investigation, detectives arrested Lewis at his home on 1122 Lynn Street on July 14.

He remains in custody without bail until his arraignment in Wood County Circuit Court.

Martin says they’re still looking for Dorsett.

Police ask if you know where she is, call the Parkersburg Police Department at 304-424-8444.



 
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