"They were going to do some work, help cleaning up the property. And he pulled out a gun and took them hostage Herren said, adding that the abduction happened quickly. Todd Christopher Kohlhepp, a 45-year-old registered sex offender with a previous kidnapping conviction as a."At less than the age of 9 this juvenile was impulsive, explosive and preoccupied with sexual content. He has not changed. He has been unabatedly aggressive to others and destructive of property since nursery school the judge wrote, adding that his aggressive behavior was likely.The search of his property was unfolding as more details of the suspect's violent past emerged, including an Arizona judge noting in 1987 that he had displayed aggressive behavior and sexual preoccupation since he was a child - behavior the judge expected to continue.She said she was in disbelief. "He's not the kind of person to do something like this Cherry Laurens said by phone. "Working with him, he was an excellent boss. He stood up for us whenever we needed him."."Todd was in my opinion a likable guy Owen said. Breed and Drew reported from Raleigh. Associated Press writers Jack Jones in Columbia, South Carolina; Alex Sanz in Spartanburg; and Paul Davenport in Phoenix contributed to this report.She said it was widely known that he was registered as a sex offender, but he told people that it was based on trumped-up charges after he "had gone joyriding with a girl" and upset her father, who was a prominent local official.By SEANNA ADCOX, ALLEN G. BREED and JONATHAN DREW. Associated Press SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - A woman who was "chained up like a dog" for weeks in a dark storage container was lured to her captor's South Carolina property for a cleaning job, local slags harrogate Women on line a family.Kohlhepp also had a house in Moore, on the outskirts of Spartanburg, about 15 minutes from the rural property where the woman was chained. His neighbor there, 76-year-old Ron Owen, said Kohlhepp was private but pleasant.Court records from the Arizona case obtained by WHNS -TV in South Carolina show that a judge decided in January of 1987 to transfer the case to adult court partly because of concerns about Kohlhepp's aggressive nature.