Suspect in Illinois Rape Arrested Near Scandia | News
The United States Marshals Service says they arrested an Illinois rape suspect near Scandia Wednesday night.
Deputies from the Marshals Service Northstar Fugitive Task Force arrested 52-year-old William Raymond Swiderski, who had a warrant out for his arrest from Illinois for four counts of sexual assault and unlawful restraint.
After receiving tips, investigators were led to an address in rural Washington County where Swiderski was believed to be hiding. He was taken into custody after deputies and State Patrol Troopers stopped a vehicle in which he was riding.
Swiderski is also on probation for a prior federal conviction for bank robbery.
He was taken to the Washington County Jail, where he is being held on $2 million bail.