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Shocked Cleveland neighbor helps discover "girl going nuts"

Tuesday, May 07, 2013 - 01:26

May 7 - Celebrations and shock after three women who vanished about a decade ago are found alive in a Cleveland, Ohio home. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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Celebrations in Cleveland as news breaks that three women missing for about a decade are found alive. The three vanished separately when they were teenagers. Police arrested three brothers, including a school bus driver. Monday evening Charles Ramsey heard screams from his neighbors house. (SOUNDBITE) (English) CHARLES RAMSEY, NEIGHBOR WHO HEARD ONE OF THE WOMEN'S SCREAMS, SAYING: "We hear this girl going nuts on the door, so when I come out the house and look, I say, 'Well that don't look right'." (SOUNDBITE) (English) CHARLES RAMSEY, NEIGHBOR WHO HEARD ONE OF THE WOMEN'S SCREAMS, SAYING: "I took her. I pried the door open so she could climb through there, because how he has the door is that you can't open the door completely. He has it locked some kind of way." The woman identified herself (SOUNDBITE) (English) CHARLES RAMSEY, NEIGHBOR WHO HEARD ONE OF THE WOMEN'S SCREAMS, SAYING: "She said, 'No, I'm Amanda Berry and this is his daughter because he was raping me.' I said, 'Oh!'." Another neighbor had no suspicions. (SOUNDBITE) (English)UNIDENTIFIED NEIGHBOR, SAYING: "I've been here 33 years and I ain't seen nothing like that. We've been out here on four-wheelers and everything. I've seen him with babies and everything, but like they said, we thought they was his grandbabies." Berry had last been seen leaving her job at a fast-food restaurant the day before her 17th birthday in April 2003. The two women found with her were identifiedas 23-year old Gina DeJesus, who vanished in 2004 at age 14 while she was walking home from school, and Michelle Knight, who was reported to have been 18 or 19 when she went missing in 2002. All three were treated at a hospital and later released.

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Shocked Cleveland neighbor helps discover "girl going nuts"

Tuesday, May 07, 2013 - 01:26