A man was arrested Sunday for kidnapping his ex-girlfriend at gunpoint in Columbia Borough, police said. Jonathon Marizan-Diaz is charged with kidnapping, unlawful restraint, terroristic threats, stalking and simple assault.
Officers responded to the 900 block of Houston Street around 3:08 a.m. for a report of a man with a gun. A witness told police that his female friend was taken by her ex-boyfriend at gunpoint.
Investigators were directed to an apartment building in the 400 block of Locust Street where they found Marizan-Diaz and the 26-year-old victim.
According to police reports, the victim told officers that she feared for her safety.
Police recovered a loaded gun at the scene.
Marizan-Diaz was taken to Lancaster County Central Booking for a preliminary arraignment.