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Man pleads guilty to holding woman hostage for 10 days and raping her

William Manis, Source: Butler County Sheriff's Office William Manis, Source: Butler County Sheriff's Office

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - The man accused of holding a woman hostage for 10 days in November and repeatedly raping her pleaded guilty Friday morning.

William Manis, 44, pleaded guilty to 18 counts of rape and one count of kidnapping. In December, Manis pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity and had his bond set at $1 million.

Police say Manis planned to sell a 22-year-old woman as a sex slave.

There is no word on when he will be sentenced.


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