St. Louis woman tortured for three months

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by Adam McDonald, KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on January 31, 2014 at 9:42 PM

Updated Friday, Jan 31 at 10:41 PM

(KMOV) -- A St. Louis woman escaped from her kidnapper’s house after being held captive, raped, and torturned for three months.

Authorities said Clifton Wilkes allegedly kept the woman locked in his bedroom and is facing more than a dozen charges.

The woman escaped Wednesday and ran to a neighbor’s house for help, but Wilkes reportedly chased her down and dragged her back to his house. That’s when authortities were alerted and arrested Wilkes.

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