Wednesday 12 December 2018

Man kidnaps ex to brainwash her into becoming wife after stalking her using fake social media accounts

Jack William Morgan
Jack William Morgan
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

A man has been arrested after kidnapping his ex-girlfriend in an attempt to brainwash her into becoming his wife.

Texas native Jack William Morgan was found guilty of kidnapping and conspiracy to commit kidnapping, the Dallas Morning News has reported.

The 32-year-old was arrested after his ex-girlfriend was found chained in the back of vis van wearing only her underwear.

Police were contacted after his victim (28) was seen being dragged out of her apartment building earlier that day. She was discovered by police several hours later.

It is understood Morgan and his victim dated during college however had not been in regular contact for years.

Court documents reveal that the victim told police Morgan had told her he planned to 'brainwash' her into being his wife.

Morgan told the woman he’d been planning the attack for over a year and that he used fake social media accounts to stalk her.

When he was unable to find her exact address, he began going door-to-door in her area under the guise of collecting for a local church.

He will be sentenced in March.

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