Miller County man arrested for kidnapping

An iberia man is behind bars after police say he kidnapped and held a woman hostage in Miller County.

The Sheriff's Department responded to a call Wednesday that a woman was being held near Buechter Bridge Road in St. Anthony, just north of Iiberia.

The suspect was described as Mitchell Herx of iberia. He was found and arrested after officers conducted a search for several hours.

Herx is being held with no bond on charges of second-degree domestic assault and felony kidnapping.

The woman suffered minor injuries.