Jaycee Dugard: Her First Account of Kidnapping

Jaycee Lee Dugard in 1991

Nick Ut/AP

06/02/2011 AT 8:30 PM ET

With her abductors pleading guilty and sentenced to life in prison, the details are finally coming out about the fear and pain that the then-11-year-old Jaycee Dugard endured during her kidnapping.

Dugard, now 31, described her ordeal in testimony before a grand jury last September, and on Thursday the court released a heavily redacted transcript. But even in the shortened form, the transcript’s account – the first to be made public – is chilling.

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