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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/15/2013 - 12:30
The attorneys for Ariel Castro, the 52-year-old suspect accused of kidnapping and raping three Cleveland women and holding them in captivity for nearly a decade, will plead not guilty, reports the AP. Castro was charged for four counts of kidnapping and three counts of rape, for abducting Michelle Knight, Amanda Berry, and Gina DeJesus. He is currently being held on $8 million bail.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/13/2013 - 15:22
As Cleveland kidnap and rape survivor Gina Dejesus begins acclimating to life at home after being held captive by suspect Ariel Castro for nearly a decade, it has been confirmed that the now 23-year-old Puerto Rican woman has forgotten her native language of Spanish.