Bergdahl tells officials he was tortured and caged after he tried to flee his Taliban captors

  • by: LOLITA C. BALDOR , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 8, 2014 - 8:46 PM

PARIS — U.S. Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has told people treating him at an American military medical facility in Germany that he was tortured, beaten and held in a cage by his Taliban captors in Afghanistan after he tried to escape, a senior U.S. official said Sunday.

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