Extradition Hearings Begin For Wisconsin Dells Man Charged In Michigan Governor Kidnapping Plot

(Cambria) The process of extraditing a Wisconsin man accused in the kidnapping plot against Michigan’s governor began Monday. A Columbia County Circuit Court judge ordered a $10-thousand cash bail for Brian Higgins of Wisconsin Dells. Higgins is one of 14 men who have been arrested. The 51-year-old is accused of being part of a group planning to storm the Michigan Capitol and kidnap several officials, including Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer. If found guilty, Higgins could be sentenced to 20 years in federal prison. Further court activity is on the calendar for November 18th.


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