Three arrested for allegedly kidnapping woman, pushing her over a cliff

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MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio (WTAP) - Three people are arrested in Meigs County after allegedly kidnapping a woman and then dragging her out of a car and pushing her over a cliff in a dispute over money.

The Meigs County Sheriff's Office says Marissa Starcher, 34, Brooke Watson, 29, and Nathan Grimm, 31, allegedly blindfolded the woman and drove her to Forked Run Lake, where they dragged her out of the car and shoved her over a cliff.

The Sheriff's Office says the woman was able to get help by going to a nearby home.

The three suspects are also accused of beating the woman with a baseball bat and a broom, ripping hair off her scalp. The woman also told deputies that she was sexually assaulted.

All three suspects are charged with attempted murder, rape and kidnapping.

Deputies say the woman was taken to St. Mary's Hospital in Huntington and treated for a fractured arm and other injuries.

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