Gina DeJesus escorted back to her Cleveland west side home with family

CLEVELAND - After being held captive for 10 years in Cleveland, Gina DeJesus is back home with her family.
Gina arrived back to her west side Cleveland home at 2:42 p.m. to a cheering crowd of hundreds lining the streets.

Her homecoming was emotional to say the least.

Gina's father, Felix DeJesus, was seen hugging family and friends while pumping his fists with a huge smile across his face.

Moments later, Gina exited the van she was escorted home in and gave a thumbs up to the crowd as she walked inside.

Sandra Ruiz, Gina's aunt, said she's asking God to watch over everyone.

"Do not go retaliate against the family and suspect of this crime."
Ruiz asked the media to support the family by "giving us time and privacy to heal. When we're ready, we will talk to you."

Ruiz wants to focus on bringing other missing people home.

"There are not enough words to say or express how we feel about the return of Gina and Amanda and Michelle," Ruiz added.

Gina, along with Amanda Berry and Michelle Knight, were rescued from a house of horrors on Seymour Avenue on May 6.

Knight remains at a local hospital.

A vigil is taking place now outside the Seymour Avenue home for all who are still "lost and forgotten."

Three brothers, Ariel Castro, Pedro Castro and Onil Castro, have been arrested in connection to the heinous crimes. The trio is expected to be charged Wednesday afternoon.

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