Jennifer Asbenson was kidnapped by serial killer Andrew Urdiales
when she was 19. After being tied up, assaulted and had a gun shoved in her throat, she was able to escape
and run for her life.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Have a story in the news?
Now, 26 years later, Asbenson has written The Girl in the Treehouse
, her personal story of escaping from a serial killer and overcoming other traumas she faced growing up.
“I told my whole life story the way I wanted to tell it,” Asbenson says to Dr. Phil on Thursday’s episode. WATCH: Woman Who Escaped Serial Killer Claims Police Didn’t Believe Her Story
She also shares why she worried “every minute of the day” after she escaped from Urdiales. Watch more in the video above.
, hear about Asbenson’s nightmare – and why once she escaped, no one believed her. Check here
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