Advertisement

Northern Iowa Man Sentenced to Life in Kidnapping Case

Northern Iowa Man Sentenced to Life in Kidnapping Case Photo: MGNonline.

August 12, 2017 08:09 PM

HAMPTON, Iowa (AP) - A 42-year-old Meservey man convicted of kidnapping and torturing a woman has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

Charles Albright was sentenced Friday in Franklin County District Court. He was convicted in July of first-degree kidnapping and willful injury.

Advertisement

Prosecutors said Albright held a 36-year-old woman captive for 12 to 14 hours on Oct. 7 in Meservey, where she was punched, slammed against a floor, shocked with a stun gun and repeatedly bitten by a dog. She was then taken to Sheffield, where Albright continued beating her.

Her injuries included burns and broken bones in her face.

Albright also faces trial Sept. 26 on a felony explosives count, accused of having a bomb or bomb parts.

(Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)


KAAL-TV

(Copyright 2017 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Advertisement
Relay Media Amp
Advertisement

Most Read Stories

Motivational Speaker Gives Voice to Nonverbal Teen

Motivational Speaker Gives Voice to Nonverbal Teen


Home Rule Charter Revised to Know No Gender

Albert Lea Withdraws Coaching Contract After Arrest

A 50 Game Losing Streak is Over for Kingsland

Rochester Considering Electric Buses, Hosts Demonstration

Rochester Man Accused of Sexually Abusing Young Child

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement