Sierra Vista man arrested on kidnapping charges

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- A Sierra Vista man sits in jail on charges of kidnapping and aggravated assault.

According to the Cochise County sheriff's office, 25-year-old Christopher Gant approached a young woman delivering newspapers, pulled out a knife and ordered her to drive him to Benson.

Investigators say the woman took him to the main interchange into Benson that's when she got out of the vehicle and ran for help.