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People Top HeadlinesApr 10, 2018
Cleveland Kidnapping Survivor Michelle Knight Is Married Five Years After Escape From Captivity
One of the three woman who survived being raped and held captive for more than a decade in a Cleveland home announced on Tuesday that she is married.

Michelle Knight made the announcement to Dr. Phil McGraw on an episode of Dr. Phil schedule to air on April 24.

"I've got really good news for you," she told the talk-show host while smiling broadly. "I'm married!"

Knight — who has since changed her name to Lillian Rose Lee — was kidnapped by Ariel Castro in August 2002, when she was 20, along with Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus.

The trio escaped from Castro's home on May 6, 2013. Since then, the women have gone their separate ways while they heal and get reacquainted with the lives they once led.

Knight's appearance on Dr. Phil will run before the May 1 release of her new memoir, Life After Darkness: Finding Healing and Happiness After the Cleveland Kidnappings.

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In her second book, she will discuss her battle with addiction, the truth about her relationship with Berry and DeJesus, and how she has adjusted to life after escaping Castro's house of horrors.

"Michelle shares how she dared to emerge into life again, rebuilding and re-creating her true self," says Mauro DiPreta, vice president and publisher of Hachette Books told PEOPLE exclusively in January. "And offers her thoughts on how anyone who has

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