The Delta County Man who held a woman against her will is being charged at the federal level…

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Eric Scott Ruska the man who held LeAnn Wilmoth against her will for five days will be criminally charged and prosecuted at the federal level by the Assistant United States Attorney’s Office. Ruska had his initial appearance in court for one count of kidnapping on Friday, July 14th.

He is being detained pending further proceeding. The criminal complaint in the case against Ruska says, “on or about July 8th, Eric Scott Ruska unlawfully kidnapped and sexually assaulted an identified adult female whose initials are L-M-W. The case is being tried federally because the kidnapping alleged in this complaint occurred within the special maritime and territorial jurisdiction of the United States

 

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A missing Michigan woman is found alive in Munising after 5 days.

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A little after 4 a.m. this morning, Lee Ann Marie Wilmoth and the man who held her captive for over four-days, Eric Scott Ruska were located at a gas station in Alger County.

Michigan State Police Troopers observed Ruska’s vehicle and approached making contact with Ruska and Wilmoth. It was at that time the troopers determined Wilmoth was being held against her will. Ruska was then placed under arrest…he is currently being held by the Michigan State Police detectives. Wilmoth was transported for evaluation.

Search efforts for the pair began Monday morning after they did not return from a fishing trip on Chicago Lake. Investigators feared Ruska would harm Wilmoth because he has a criminal history. Details on Wilmoth's condition is not available at this time, but she is alive, and Ruska is in custody.

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