PD: Woman held against will, tortured for 15 hours

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KALAMAZOO TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A 33-year-old Kalamazoo man is behind bars after his girlfriend said he tortured her for 15 hours.

Police got the call around 12:45 p.m. Friday that a woman was being assaulted and held against her will at an apartment on Colgrove Avenue in Kalamazoo Township.

Officers forced their way into the apartment to rescue the 30-year-old woman, who said the assault had been going on since Thursday at 9 a.m.

Police also found three children inside the apartment, ranging in age from 6 months old to 8 years old.

The children were not injured.

Police said the woman has bruises, cuts and puncture wounds, but she did not want to go to the hospital.

The suspect’s name was not released, pending arraignment.

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