Cleveland Kidnapper Ariel Castro Dead; Hanged Himself in Cell

September 04, 2013 AT 10:13 AM
Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro found hanging in his cell. Prison staff reportedly tried to revive him, but failed. Castro had been sentenced to life plus 1,000 years for kidnapping, raping, and holding Michelle Knight, Gina De Jesus and Amanda Berry for almost a decade. He had only been in prison for thirty days.