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Castro Case

Authorities Investigate How Cleveland Kidnapper Killed Himself

AP | JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 11.04.2013 | Crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The family of Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro planned to claim his body Thursday as investigations sought to determine how a m...

David Lohr

Castro Fought For Life, Then Killed Himself -- But Why?

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 09.04.2013 | Crime

When Ariel Castro agreed to plead guilty to murder and kidnapping -- charges that would theoretically keep him in jail for more than a thousand years ...

Cleveland Kidnapper Found Dead In Prison Cell

Posted 09.04.2013 | Crime

Convicted kidnapper and rapist Ariel Castro was found dead on Tuesday evening, 19 Action News reported. He was 53. On Aug. 1, Castro was sentenced ...

'Calm And Cooperative'

AP | Posted 08.03.2013 | Crime

CLEVELAND -- A Cleveland man sentenced to life in prison for holding three women captive over a decade and raping them repeatedly has been moved to a ...

Kidnapping Victim Returns To Neighborhood Where She Was Held Captive

AP | Posted 10.03.2013 | Crime

CLEVELAND — Residents of the Cleveland neighborhood where three women were held captive for a decade say one of the women visited the neighborh...

'This Sicko Fool Has A Lot Of Nerve'

Posted 08.02.2013 | Crime

Even as Ariel Castro accepted responsibility for raping and torturing three women, he shocked a packed courtroom Thursday, insisting that he's a "good...

WATCH: 'I Am Not A Monster'

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 08.02.2013 | Crime

In a rambling statement before a packed court, Ariel Castro denied being abusive and claimed he was addicted to porn. 'I'm not a violent person," ...