Man in custody following alleged kidnapping, strangulation in Rockingham County

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Douglas Ray Scearce

EDEN, N.C. — The Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Virginia man Monday for a kidnapping and strangulation, according to a news release from the RCSO.

Douglas Ray Scearce, 50, of Danville, Virginia, faces charges of first-degree kidnapping and felonious assault strangulation.

Scearce was wanted in connection to the incident that occurred on June 22 at 2221 E. Stadium Drive, Eden.

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