Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Cleveland kidnapper, Ariel Castro, found dead in cell

Ariel Castro, the infamous Cleveland, Ohio kidnapper was found dead after hanging himself in his prison cell last evening.  It is alleged that Castro who was in isolation and checked on by prison guards ever half hour committed suicide.

Castro was arrested earlier this year and then sentenced to life without parole plus1000 years in prison one month ago for the kidnapping of three young girls a decade ago, i.e., Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight, all of whom were held against their will and repeatedly abused in every way humanly possible for ten years.
Castro, 53, was found about 9.20pm yesterday at Correctional Reception Center in Orient, Ohio, just one month into his 1,000 year prison term.
He was being housed alone in an isolation unit for his protection, where he would be checked every 30 minutes.  Prison officials said that he hanged himself during a break between inspections....
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