A Boone man charged with kidnapping, assault, and sexual battery.

The Watauga Democrat reports the Watauga County Sheriff's Office has charged 37 year old Jonathan Brian Collins, of 119 McNabb Lane, Boone, with felony second-degree kidnapping, misdemeanor assault on a female, and misdemeanor sexual battery.

The charges resulted from an incident that allegedly occurred on May 2nd.

Collins has been given a July 8th court date and is being held on a $50,000 bond.