TRAPPER CREEK - Alaska State Troopers say a 23-year-old Utah man who refused to allow a family member to leave a lodge has been charged with kidnapping.
David Joseph Cannon of Brigham, Utah, is also charged with five counts of assault.
Security workers just before 5 a.m. Sunday at Mount McKinley Princess Lodge near Trapper Creek called troopers and reported a domestic disturbance.
Trooper investigators say Cannon assaulted the family member with numerous objects and tried to suffocate her. Troopers say the victim suffered numerous injuries.
Cannon was jailed in Palmer.