Ardmore man facing charges for kidnapping, assault by strangulation

Sierra Rains
Micah Shan White

An Ardmore man is facing charges for domestic assault by strangulation and kidnapping following a March 14 incident in which he reportedly beat and held the victim against her will.

According to Carter County court documents, Micah Shan White, 41, was charged with both felony offenses on March 16.

Court records state that White allegedly strangled the victim, choked her and beat her in an attempt to cause great bodily harm.

White is also accused of having held the victim against her will at his residence in the 100 block of Peddy St.

White is currently being held at the Carter County jail. His bond is set at $350 and a preliminary conference is scheduled for April 16. The victim has filed a non contact order against White.

If found guilty of both offenses, White could face up to 23 years in jail or a fine of up to $3,000, or both.