A St. Louis man is accused of beating a man with a baseball bat while keeping him captive in his basement for more than an hour.
Police say the boy’s mother, grandmother and aunt planned the ruse last week to scare him, because they believed he was too nice to people. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office says the family wanted to teach him about possible danger from strangers.
Rico Frazier, 23, of St. Louis is now charged with first-degree rape, sodomy and felonious restraint.
Adam Michael Capriglione is behind bars for holding a string of women against their will to rape and torture them.