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Well this is one story that could easily have had a different ending a woman and her child and you talk.
Held captive -- for nearly five days she finally manages to get some help by posting a message.
-- Gallagher has -- live in LA Trace.
And mega police say for those five days this woman was sexually assaulted she was beaten.
And she was not allowed to even go outside and feed the dog all by her boyfriend who was also the father of her seventeen year old son they also had another child in the house a disabled teenager.
Now the woman told police the suspect that -- there -- 33 year old -- creek field.
Broke her son's cell phone.
And would not allow her any communication and then at one point she was able to sneak into -- closet with a laptop and post a message on FaceBook that said and I'm quoting here.
Hello is anyone out -- -- I'm having a serious problem and me and my son will be dead by morning.
Her FaceBook friends began posting what's wrong what's wrong in trying to locate her.
They immediately call police who then went to the house was.
They're mad at the door by and the suspect in this case Troy creeks filled.
He was -- cooperative initially and -- officers to speak to the female.
After some persuading he allowed officers to talk to work.
One -- started talking to where they can immediately see on her on her face.
Multiple -- she had been beaten the entire week -- -- -- -- now been charged with aggravated assault aggravated kidnapping and sodomy child abuse.
He pleaded guilty to aggravated assault last year.
And the judge only gave -- -- 120.
In jail the woman in this case chose not to be identified she's asking police to respect.
That man in jail right -- is that all she wrote I mean did -- didn't she post did she posts like this is where I am this is where you can find me someone call 911 or was it just that one message.
Now police believe she posted that as quickly as she possibly could to get in and get out of that closet hoping that somebody.
Would at least try to find out exactly what was going on.
-- and yes it's -- Of the Justice Department.
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