Pike man charged with kidnapping wife

Jackie Brock

VIRGIE, Ky. — A Pike County man is in jail, charged with kidnapping his wife.
Police were called the IGA store in Virgie, over reports of disturbance in the parking lot.

When they arrived, they found 57-year-old Jackie Brock, of Virgie, outside, while his wife had taken shelter inside the store to get away from him.

The woman later told police that her husband had pulled her from her car and took her to an unknown location, where he assaulted her for hours. The woman was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Brock was arrested and charged with kidnapping, assault and violation of an emergency protective order.