In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, a janitor who thought someone was keeping a dog in a basement room was horrified to discover four mentally challenged adults being held captive
. It is believed the three suspects in the case may have been trying to steal the victims' Social Security checks.
From the article:
Linda Ann Weston, 51; Thomas Gregory, 47; and Eddie Wright, 49, face charges including criminal conspiracy, aggravated assault, kidnapping, criminal trespass, unlawful restraint, and false imprisonment, Philadelphia police said in a statement Sunday.
The alleged victims include a 29-year-old woman and three men, ages 31, 35 and 41, said Philadelphia police Lt. Ray Evers.