An Eau Claire man is behind bars after police said he kidnapped a woman with the intention of selling her for sex.
28 year old Nicholas Elliot faces face charges including kidnapping and false imprisonment.
According to the criminal complaint the 19 year old victim told investigators on Monday, Billiot forced her way into a vehicle and took her to an Eau Claire Hotel., .
While there, Billiot told her he was going to arrange for several men to have sex with her for money.
Billiot was taken into custody on Tuesday and appeared in court this morning..
He is now being held in the Eau Claire County Jail.
But this is a case that investigators say has become a larger issue in our area
Fox 25/48’s Noelle Anderson has the story: