Ariel Castro

Man Convicted In Katie Beers Abduction Found Dead In Cell At Sing SingJohn Esposito, 64, was found shortly after a parole hearing, CBS 2 reported. It appears that he died of natural causes, according to the Department of Correction.
Officials: Ariel Castro Commits Suicide In Ohio PrisonSpokeswoman JoEllen Smith said 53-year-old Castro was found hanging in his cell around 9:20 p.m. Tuesday at the Correctional Reception Center in Orient.
Fictionalized Account of Abduction Creates Buzz After Cleveland KidnappingsFirst-time author Koethi Zan began writing her novel, "The Never List," long before the case came to light. Now, because of the Cleveland kidnappings
Ariel Castro Gets Life In Prison Without Parole, Tells Judge 'I'm Not A Monster'The Ohio man convicted of holding three women captive in his Cleveland house over a decade and raping them repeatedly has been sentenced to life without parole plus 1,000 years.
2 Cleveland Kidnapping Victims Return Home; Lead Suspect ChargedSources tell CBS News that Berry, 27, Michelle Knight, 32, and Gina DeJesus, 24, were all restrained for at least part of their decade-long captivity.
Good Citizen Or Nosy Neighbor: Would You Report Misgivings On Your Block?The case of the women held in captivity for 10 years in Cleveland makes people wonder what they would do if such a thing happened in their neighborhood.
Onetime Ariel Castro Acquaintance Looks Back In HorrorFor a woman in Yonkers, the arrest of Ariel Castro in connection with the kidnapping of three women brought a shock of recognition.
Katie Beers On Cleveland Kidnapping Victims: 'I Cannot Even Fathom'When three women were found alive in Cleveland a decade after disappearing, Long Island kidnapping victim Katie Beers was flooded with a rush of buried memories.