Man held knife to woman’s throat, kidnapped her say deputies

Oconee Co. deputies have charged 23-year-old John Timothy Lee, Jr. Domestic Violence of a High and Aggravated Nature and Kidnapping.

Deputies they responded to an domestic violence call on Rock Hill Rd. in Fair Play on Monday night.

The victim told the deputy that Lee, Jr. hit her in the upper and lower parts of her body.

The victim said she was choked by Lee, Jr. after being pushed against a door in the home.

She said he held a knife to her throat while making threats to harm her.

She also accused him of throwing objects at the victim as well.

She was able leave all call the Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies say the injuries to the victim were clearly visible.

He is still in custody at the Detention Center on a combined $70,000 surety bond.

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