Elizabeth Fritzl

  • Monster Relatives: The villain within the house June 4, 2009

    New Delhi: It was a chilling tale of a father who turned a monster. It was a case that not only shocked the world but made parents go soul-searching. Josef Fritzl, a 73-year-old Austrian, imprisoned his daughter Elisabeth in a bunker-like cellar for 24 years, sexually abused her and fathered seven...
  • Austrian rapist father Josef Fritzl gets life term March 19, 2009

    St Poelten: Josef Fritzl was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for locking up and raping his daughter in a cellar over 24 years, fathering seven children with her, and causing the death of an infant son. Fritzl, 73, had pleaded guilty to incest, rape, enslavement, coercion and murder, by...
  • Elizabeth Fritzl snubs £10-mn ordeal-revelation deal May 30, 2008

    London: Elizabeth Fritzl, who was held captive by her father for 24 years in a dungeon, has turned down deals worth 10million pounds to reveal her cellar ordeal. The 42-year-old has resisted the big offers to describe her 24 years locked in a cellar at the family house. She plans to give...