Police: Man who raped college student used BB gun

Authorities said the man who abducted and raped a Central Michigan University student used a BB gun.
AP Wire
Jan 19, 2013

 

The gun was found with 30-year-old Eric Ramsey after he was killed early Thursday by a Crawford County sheriff's deputy.

The abduction happened Wednesday on the Mount Pleasant campus.

Michigan State Police Lt. Derrick Carroll said the gun was made to look like a .45-caliber weapon. He said there was no way to know it was a BB gun.

Ramsey drove the woman in her own vehicle to an off-campus home and raped her. Authorities said Ramsey put her back in the vehicle and told her he would kill her, but she escaped and ran to a home.

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Eve Seth

A BB gun? That must have been tragic. The crime has shocked the nation. - Arthur van der Vant

 

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