A Texas man is dealing with life behind bars for kidnapping his ex-girlfriend with the hopes of brainwashing her into being his spouse.
Jack William Morgan was discovered responsible Tuesday of kidnapping and conspiracy to commit kidnapping and is slated to be sentenced in March, the Dallas Morning Information reported.
Authorities in January arrested the 32-year-old after discovering a lady carrying solely underwear chained at the back of his van. They have been tipped off by a witness earlier within the day, who had seen the 28-year-old sufferer being dragged out of her Las Vegas condo.
The witness was additionally capable of give an outline of the van, which authorities discovered simply exterior Santa Fe the identical evening, in accordance with the newspaper.
Morgan and his sufferer — who he dated throughout and after school — met up for espresso a few week earlier than the kidnapping.
She informed police her ex-boyfriend wrapped her neck and face in duct tape and tried to hogtie her earlier than knocking her unconscious and dragging her from her dwelling. She mentioned Morgan informed her he supposed to take her to cave, the place he would chain her to an anchor and “brainwash” her into being “his spouse,” in accordance with courtroom paperwork.
Samuel Brown, 19, was within the passenger seat of the van when Morgan was arrested and was additionally hit with a federal kidnapping cost. In November, he pleaded responsible to 1 rely of conspiracy to commit kidnapping and is awaiting sentencing.
Morgan informed the lady he’d been planning the assault with Brown for greater than a 12 months and that he used pretend social media accounts to stalk right here.
He was unable to seek out her tackle, so he started knocking on doorways within the space beneath the guise of amassing donations for the church.