During an initiated traffic stop, Eggers reportedly refused to identify himself, and deputies arrested him for refusal to identify. The Sheriff’s Office says deputies learned he was wanted out of Nevada on multiple warrants, including kidnapping.
Upon further investigation, authorities reportedly determined that the 8-year-old juvenile traveling with Eggers was a kidnapping victim from Nevada.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, Eggers was booked into the Brown County Jail and will remain held there pending extradition to Nevada.
The Department of Child Services reportedly took the 8-year-old kidnapping victim into custody.