A Columbia man was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly took a woman and her child hostage.
According to a Campbellsville Police report, on Tuesday at about 7:30 a.m., a woman and a child entered Minit Mart on Old Lebanon Road. The woman told the clerk that she was being held hostage at gunpoint at her home. Her alleged captor, Anthony D. Holliman, 30, was in the store at the time.
According to the report, the woman said she was able to convince Holliman to let her go to the store for coffee.
The clerk called police, who were able to arrest Holliman without incident.