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'Abducted in Plain Sight' Seems Too Horrible to Be True — But It Is


Truth is often stranger than fiction, and the recent Netflix documentary Abducted in Plain Sight is a prime example. As difficult as many of the events are to believe, there are many facts to corroborate the allegations Jan Broberg and her family have waged against their one-time family friend, Robert Berchtold.

Read for details on Berchtold's alleged crimes, the evidence against him, and updates on the players in the strange and disturbing true crime story.

Why many question whether 'AIPS' is a true story:

Several circumstances make Jan Broberg Felt's story seem implausible to many viewers, so let's review first what the Brobergs say led to Robert Berchtold gaining such a powerful hold over their family that they allowed him to abscond with Jan not once but twice.