Eisemann-Schier, Ruth (c. 1942–)

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Eisemann-Schier, Ruth (c. 1942–)

Honduran-born kidnapper. Born c. 1942 in Honduras.

With lover Gary Krist, kidnapped Emory University student Barbara Jean Mackle (Dec 17, 1968) and demanded half a million in ransom; when Mackle was found 80 hours later, buried alive in a plywood box on a remote hillside in Georgia, became 1st woman on FBI's Ten Most Wanted List of fugitives (Jan 1969); arrested in Norman, OK (Mar 1969), was sentenced to 7 years but paroled in 4; deported to Honduras (1972).

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