3,096 Days in Captivity: The True Story of My Abduction, by Natascha Kampusch

By Natascha Kampusch

On March 2, 1998, ten-year-old Natascha Kampusch was once abducted, and located herself locked in a home that might be her domestic for the following 8 years. She used to be starved, overwhelmed, handled as a slave, and compelled to paintings for her deranged captor. yet she by no means forgot who she was-and she by no means gave up desire of returning to the area. this is often her tale.

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The bartender recalled she was a petite and pretty girl who wore a lot of jewelry, and that she had a very appealing personality. Just a few weeks before her death, Lana had quit her job and told friends she planned to study art at the University of South Florida. Her apartment was near USF, where there were many transients and small businesses. A witness reported seeing her at her apartment, just before her disappearance, wearing shorts and a tank top. Unlike many of the four thousand Tampa Bay-area residents of Southeast Asian descent, Long apparently did not maintain ties with the community.

Three times he was sentenced to death. Three times the case was reversed by the Florida Supreme Court. ” The confession was ruled to be inadmissible, and the case was reversed and remanded for a new trial. The second trial was transferred to Fort Myers after the court was unable to seat an impartial jury in Pasco County. Again the jury convicted, and again the death sentence was imposed. This case was automatically appealed to the Supreme Court of Florida in 1992. The Supreme Court again reversed the conviction and sentence, finding the “outtakes” of a 90 minute CBS interview of Long conducted November 25, 1986, were not provided to him, and this might have helped his defense.

Additional sources were used to create the foreword in this second edition. I particularly want to thank Volusia County Judge Belle B. Schumann for her help and consultation on updating this case. ” Two seventeen-year-old boys tossed homemade plastic bag parachutes toward the sky in a cow pasture near I-75, southeast of Tampa, Florida. Their peals of laughter floated across the field on this picture-perfect afternoon. It was Mother’s Day, May 13, 1984. Retrieving one chute, which had floated down to rest on what appeared to be a dead animal, they were horrified to discover the maggot-infested body of a nude young woman.

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