A woman who has been missing since August with her boyfriend has been found ‘chained up like a dog’ after being held captive, police have revealed.
Kala Brown, 30, and Charlie Carver, 32, disappeared on August 31st, sparking a huge search operation. Police found Kala this morning while searching a home in Spartanburg County, South Carolina. Police officers say she was being held against her will.
Officers searched the property and heard banging from inside a metal storage container, WYFF News reports. Sheriff Chuck Wright said that information from a sex crime investigator led them to the property. Sheriff Chuck Wright said Brown was “chained inside the container like a dog.”
Brown reportedly told officers that she had been held inside the container for two months. She was chained around her neck, Sheriff Wright said, adding that she had been regularly fed. Chillingly, Brown revealed there may as many as FOUR bodies on the property. Police are investigating whether a serial killer is connected to the case and have arrested Todd Kohlhepp, who is reportedly a registered sex offender, in connection with the investigation.