They basically told us that they were being held and they needed support to come out of a very difficult situation. As a charity, we take every call very seriously. We have a 24/7 help line, which they contacted. From that moment onward, it was very sensitive negotiations in order to assist them in escaping.Detective Hyland said he’s seen many that were held captive for long periods of time, but never a case where victim were held for this long.
We’ve seen some cases where people have been held for up to 10 years, but we’ve never seen anything of this magnitude before.For more on this story, check out the video below. (via CNN)