Ardmore police arrest a man and his mother in kidnapping, assault

An Ardmore man is jailed on complaints of kidnapping and rape. His mother has been arrested on a kidnapping complaint.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: July 12, 2012

ARDMORE — Police arrested a man and his mother on kidnapping complaints after a woman said she was held against her will.

Patrick Slawson, 38, was arrested on complaints of rape and kidnapping. His mother, Sonya Slawson, 69, was arrested on a kidnapping complaint.

The two picked up a woman Patrick Slawson had a previous relationship with and took her to house on NE 3, where he sexually assaulted her, according to a police report.

The woman was treated at a hospital and released, police said.

Patrick Slawson and Sonya Slawson are being held at the Carter County jail. Bail has not been set. has disabled the comments for this article.

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