Tulsa man accused of kidnapping ex-wife

Tulsa man accused of kidnapping ex-wife

TULSA, OK (KSWO)- A Tulsa man is in custody after being accused of kidnapping and holding his ex-wife at gunpoint.

Tulsa Police say Steven Shannon forced his ex-wife from her home and padlocked her inside a room for 3 days. She says he strangled her multiple times until she lost consciousness.

On Tuesday, she was able to escape, after starting a fire in a bathroom.

Shannon is facing a long list of charges including kidnapping and domestic assault and battery.

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