Ohio Gov. John Kasich introduces Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight during his State of the State address
Ariel Castro Victims Honored by Ohio Governor
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 02/25/2014 - 09:58

Ariel Castro's victims -- Gina DeJesus, Michelle Knight and Amanda Berry -- publicly reunited for the first time on Monday night.


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Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus
Gina DeJesus & Amanda Berry Will Tell Their Story
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/22/2013 - 09:50

Two of three women held captive by Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro are ready to tell their story.

According to NBC Latino, Gina DeJesus and Amanda Berry are sharing their horrifying account with Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author Mary Jordan.


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Ariel Castro's House of Horrors Demolished
Ariel Castro's House of Horrors Demolished
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/07/2013 - 10:45

The Cleveland home which Ariel Castro owned and used to hold Michelle Knight, Gina DeJesus and Amanda Berry captive, was demolished this morning.

According to Fox News Latino, Castro was not only sentenced to life without parole plus 1,000 years, he also had to agree to pay $22,268.83 for demolition of the home as part of his plea deal.


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Gina de Jesus at Cleveland Puerto Rican Parade
Gina DeJesus Surprises Many at Puerto Rican Parade in Cleveland
By Amaris Castillo | 08/06/2013 - 09:33

Gina DeJesus, one of the Cleveland kidnapping survivors, made a public appearance this past weekend. According to Fox News Latino, the 23-year-old showed up at the Puerto Rican Parade and Latino Fest, which took place in her hometown.

Renee Jackson, who caught a glimpse of DeJesus at the parade, was surprised like many to see her there.


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Ariel Castro and MIchelle Knight
Ariel Castro at Sentencing: "I'm Not a Monster"
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/01/2013 - 14:10

Ariel Castro -- the former school bus driver who held three young women for over a decade in his home -- has been formally sentenced to life without parole, plus an additional 1,000 years.

According to The New York Times, Castro pleaded guilty today to more than 900 counts, including aggravated murder, kidnapping and rape, after imprisoning three women in his west Cleveland house.


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Anthony Castro on the Today show
WATCH: Ariel Castro's Son Says His Father Belongs Behind Bars
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/30/2013 - 09:03

Anthony Castro -- the son of the Cleveland man who will be spending the rest of his life in prison for the kidnapping and rape of three young women -- made an appearance on the TODAY Show to speak out on his father Ariel Castro's sentencing.


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Gina DeJesus Thank You Video
WATCH: Gina DeJesus & Other Cleveland Kidnap Victims Release Thank You Video
By Amaris Castillo | 07/09/2013 - 10:48

Gina DeJesus, one of the women held against her will for a decade in a Cleveland, Ohio, home by Ariel Castro, has finally surfaced on video, along with her fellow former captives.


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Ariel Castro Mugshot
Ariel Castro Pleads Not Guilty
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/13/2013 - 11:45

Ariel Castro, the man accused of holding three women captive in his Cleveland home for nearly a decade, pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to all charges.


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Ariel Castro Mugshot
Ariel Castro Indicted on 329 Counts of Rape, Kidnapping
By Celia Fernandez | 06/10/2013 - 12:57

The man accused of holding three women against their will for almost 10 years has been indicted on 329 counts including kidnapping, rape and murder for allegedly forcing one of the women to abort her own children.

A Cuyahoga County, OH jury indicted Ariel Castro on Friday. Castro’s attorneys have said he will plead not guilty to the charges being brought against him.


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