Man arrested in New Braunfels kidnapping

Woman kidnapped by Roy Kuykendall Jr. at gunpoint, taken to hotel

Author: Van Darden, Web Editor,
Published On: Feb 03 2014 12:40:02 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 03 2014 05:19:10 PM CST

New Braunfels police and SWAT members arrested a man who they said kidnapped a woman at gunpoint.

According to New Braunfels police investigators, the man -- identified as 31-year-old Roy Kuykendall Jr. -- kidnapped the woman and took her to a hotel located in the 900 block of Business 35 North around 5 a.m. on Monday.

About an hour later, New Braunfels police and SWAT arrested Kuykendall. The woman was reported unharmed.

Kuykendall has been charged aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, aggravated kidnapping and possession of a controlled substance (Penalty Group I).