Commerce Man Pleads Not Guilty to Alleged Kidnapping

Feb 4, 2012

A Commerce man has pleaded not guilty to an indictment of aggravated kidnapping in connection with an alleged domestic violence incident in October.

Christopher Benard Alex, 26, was indicted by the Hunt County grand jury on January 20 on one count of aggravated kidnapping. An arraignment hearing was conducted Wednesday in the 196th District Court.

Judge Steve Tittle accepted the plea and scheduled an interim hearing for February 22.