May 12, 2013 9:08 PM
A man is in jail after police say he tortured a woman in his home for 5 days.
The woman was rescued by police Tuesday after being held by her boyfriend at gun point and knife point.
According to the Sentinel News, Gary Harris is charged with unlawful imprisonment, sodomy, sexual assault and wanton endangerment. The victim told police she was hit in the head with a hammer, forced to sit in scalding hot water and had objects forced into her body. Police say they were tipped off by a family member.
Harris is being held at the Shelby County jail.