British backpacker beaten and raped in eight-week ordeal in outback Australia, police say

Accused faces four charges of rape, eight of assault, four counts of strangulation and two of deprivation of liberty

A young British tourist allegedly held captive and repeatedly raped, bashed and choked during a two-month road trip through Queensland’s outback has been found during a routine traffic stop.

The 22-year-old was rescued on Sunday afternoon when police pulled over a four-wheel-drive at Mitchell, about 600km west of Brisbane, and found the terrified and injured woman at the wheel.

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