DAVIDSON COUNTY, NC  A man tied up his disabled neighbor after entering her home and held her against her will for more than two hours Monday night, according to the Davidson County Sheriff's Office.

A 67-year-old woman told Davidson County investigators she let Ryan McTheny, a neighbor, inside her house to use the phone. After a few minutes, McTheny pushed her to the floor and tied her up. McTheny was later found under shed in his back yard by deputies and was arrested.     

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McTheny, 44, was charged with First Degree Kidnapping, Assault on a Handicapped Person and Larceny of a Firearm. He was placed in Davidson County Jail under a $250,000 secured bond. He had his first appearance in court on Tuesday.