Man Charged With Of False Imprisonment and Aggravated Assault
Luis Martinez tried to kidnap a woman while she was working out at World Gym on Wednesday.
Luis Martinez pulled a gun on the victim and tried to drag her away from where she was exercising.
The victim told LCSO that Martinez approached her and started making obscene gestures and inappropriate comments to her. That’s when he pulled a gun from a brown bag and continued threatening her.
The victim said Martinez grabbed her by the wrist and dragged her to the front door of the gym. The victim mouthed the words “help me” to others at the gym, and they stepped in to help.
Martinez ran off, LCSO tracked him down and arrested him. When he resisted arrest LCSO Taser him.
Management at World Gym was not reachable for comment.
Martinez was booked on charges of false imprisonment, aggravated assault, and resisting arrest. Currently in custody