For 8 1/2 years Natascha Kampusch was held captive inÃ‚ a tiny, windowless cell in the dingy basement of Priklopil’s home in the Vienna suburb of Strasshof. She barely got enough to eat as when she escaped she weighed 92 pounds. Her exact weight that she weighedÃ‚ 8 years earlier when she was abducted at the age of 10 on her way to school. On August 23, 2006 she escaped from her captor.
Read the full story and her first dealings with the media at Missing & Exploited. The story of Natascha KampuschÃ‚ Ã‚ hasÃ‚ taken Austria by storm.