The man suspected of kidnapping three women in Cleveland and holding them in captivity at his home for years calls himself a sex addict.
Ariel Castro appeared in court Thursday morning. He looked down at the ground while lawyers spoke to the judge. Bond was set at $2 million on each case. INSIDE: VIDEO
Graphic and heartbreaking details emerge from a law enforcement source about how three Cleveland, Ohio, women were abducted and the physical abuse they endured inside the house of horrors.
Missing for 11 years, kidnap survivor Michelle Knight gives a highly emotional, tearful victim impact statement during Ariel Castro's sentencing.
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.
Photos show the Seymour Avenue home of Ariel Castro, including chains in the rooms Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight shared, as well as alarms he placed on the front door.
One of the victims of convicted Cleveland kidnapper and rapist Ariel Castro said at his sentencing hearing Thursday that she cried every night and that her years in captivity "turned into eternity." INSIDE: VIDEO
•August 23, 2002: Michelle Knight disappeared. She was 21 at the time. She was last seen at a cousin's house near West 106 street and Lorain Avenue.
•April 21, 2003: Amanda Berry disappeared around 7:30 p.m. It was one day before her 17th birthday. She called her sister before leaving her job at Burger King.
•August 2, 2004: Gina DeJusus disappeared while walking home from Wilbur Wright Middle School.
•May 6, 2013: Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight found alive.
WHERE THEY WERE FOUND