After being missing for over 10 years, three young women have managed to escape from their captors in Cleveland, Ohio.
In a happy ending to what was an unimaginable ordeal, they have been reunited with their families, who never gave up hope.
They had been held in plain sight, in a house on a suburban street.
A shocked and disbelieving next-door neighbour helped one of the three, Amanda Berry, who eventually managed to escape, to phone the Police.
How many missing girls, who may now be women, are kidnapped and imprisoned as 'white slaves', and is there still hope for Madeleine McCann?
I hope so, although the thought of what she might have to endure whilst alive might be a worse fate than death....
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