Kidnapping & Assault

Eric Domonic Charles Gillian

A Joanna area man was charged yesterday in connection with an alleged kidnapping and domestic assault Wednesday. 37-year-old Eric Domonic Charles Gillian of Saint Elmo Road, off Highway 66, was charged with Kidnapping and 1st Degree Domestic Violence. Warrants allege he hit a woman in the head in front of her four-year-old child and that he prevented her from leaving the residence. This was allegedly done by following her up the driveway as she attempted to leave and physically shoving and grabbing her repeatedly to make her return to the house. Eric Domonic Charles Gillian remained in the Johnson Detention Center overnight, awaiting a bond hearing.