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      Man charged in Elsberry kidnapping back in court

      An Elsberry man accused of kidnapping his former girlfriend will have a court hearing Monday.

      A Pike County man accused of kidnapping his former girlfriend will be back in court Monday.

      Jon Paul Heinz, 23, of Elsberry is charged with felony kidnapping.

      Heinz hid in the trunk of the 19-year-old woman's car in February and grabbed her when she went to see why it was slightly open, police said.

      The he forced the the woman into her car's trunk and drove off, police said.

      She was able escape at a gas station and call authorities.

      Heinz was arrested later in the day in Bloomington, Ill.