Lauren Ashley Kavanaugh, a former victim of sexual abuse, starvation and torture, now 25 and accused of sexual assault of a child. (Denton County Records/TNS) Lauren Ashley Kavanaugh, a former victim of sexual abuse, starvation and torture, now 25 and accused of sexual assault of a child. (Denton County Records/TNS)
Lauren Ashley Kavanaugh, a former victim of sexual abuse, starvation and torture, now 25 and accused of sexual assault of a child. (Denton County Records/TNS)

Tip from Facebook led police to arrest ‘Girl in the Closet’ Lauren Kavanaugh on child-sex charge

  • As a child, Kavanaugh was rescued from a faeces-laden wardrobe she had been locked inside for years. She suffered horrific sexual and physical abuse

Topic |   Crime
Lauren Ashley Kavanaugh, a former victim of sexual abuse, starvation and torture, now 25 and accused of sexual assault of a child. (Denton County Records/TNS) Lauren Ashley Kavanaugh, a former victim of sexual abuse, starvation and torture, now 25 and accused of sexual assault of a child. (Denton County Records/TNS)
Lauren Ashley Kavanaugh, a former victim of sexual abuse, starvation and torture, now 25 and accused of sexual assault of a child. (Denton County Records/TNS)
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