(CBS Detroit) – Two men charged in a kidnapping plot against governor Gretchen Whitmer have been denied bond.

Kaleb Franks of Waterford asked to be released for fear of COVID-19 due to his diagnosis with type one diabetes.

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52-year-old Brian Higgins of Wisconsin will remain behind bars as he fights his extradition to Michigan.

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Higgins was previously released on a 10 thousand dollar bond.

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