Wednesday, May 8, 2013 | Categories: Features
Gina DeJesus gives a thumbs-up as she is escorted toward
her home. (Photo: Tony Dejak/AP)
Amanda Berry, Michelle Knight, and Gina DeJesus were all abducted about a decade ago -- and finally escaped their captors on Monday.
But even though they're now free, the psychological challenges for the three women are likely only beginning.
Allan Hall is an author who has written about two cases of long term imprisonment -- that of Natascha Kampush, who was held for eight years in an underground bunker -- and who was held captive for twenty-four years in Austria. Ms. Fritzl gave birth to seven children during her captivity. He tells us about their long road to recovery.
We reached Allan Hall in Berlin.