Secret Slave by Anna RustonGrowing up in a deeply troubled family, 15-year-old Anna felt lost and alone in the world. So when a friendly taxi driver called Malik befriended her at the taxi-rank she helped out at, Anna welcomed the attention and before long found herself agreeing to go home with him to meet his family. But what Anna didnt realize as she stepped into the hallway of Maliks home was that she would not leave the house for the next 13 years . . . Held captive by sadistic pedophile Malik and his family, Anna was locked in a bedroom and subjected to over a decade of despicable levels of sexual abuse and torture. Completely shut off from the outside world, she was broken both physically and mentally by unrelenting violence and degradation, her darkest moments coming as her abuse resulted in the birth of four babies . . . each of which were taken from her, never to be seen again. But then one day a kindly health visitor showed up, and despite her shattered mind and body, Anna spotted a chance of escape . . . A harrowing but ultimately inspiring read, Secret Slave reveals the shocking truth of what can happen behind the closed door of a very normal house on an average British street.
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Dugard was eleven years old when she was abducted from a street while walking to a school bus stop. Searches began immediately after Dugard's disappearance, but no reliable leads were generated despite the fact that her stepfather, Carl Probyn, witnessed her kidnapping and chased the kidnappers on his mountain bike.
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They were imprisoned until May 6, , when Berry escaped with her six-year-old daughter, to whom she had given birth while imprisoned, and contacted the police. On May 8, , Castro was charged with four counts of kidnapping and three counts of rape. He was sentenced to life plus 1, years in prison without the possibility of parole. They settled in Reading, Pennsylvania , and then moved to Cleveland, Ohio , where Castro's father and other family members were living. Castro met his girlfriend Grimilda Figueroa when his family moved into a house across the street from hers in the s.
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Jan Broberg, 12, was abducted twice by the a man who brainwashed her parents into letting him share a bed with her. If you're a fan of Making a Murderer or Evil Genius, then Netflix's latest true crime offering will be one you want to watch. The documentary follows the story of Jan Broberg who was kidnapped twice - once when she was 12, and then again when she was 14 - by family friend and neighbour, Robert Berchtold, then Berchtold had 'brainwashed and manipulated' Jan's parents into allowing their daughter to share a bed with him. For six weeks, while sharing a bed with Jan, he molested her multiple times, without her parents suspecting a thing.
Over the years, headlines have been flooded with stories of dark, grisly kidnappings. Many of these stories are so horrifying, that they're almost hard to believe. Some famous kidnapping victims return home, but others were sadly killed by their captors. Several of the most famous kidnapping victims were abducted because their families were rich, and the kidnappers wanted a hefty ransom. Who is the most famous kidnapping victim? One of the most well-known kidnapping stories is that of Adam Walsh.