Posted: Sep 3, 2013 11:21 PM by KBZK News
Updated: Sep 3, 2013 11:53 PM
Ariel Castro, the convicted rapist and kidnapper, was found hanging in his prison cell on Tuesday night.
Sources say he was found hanging in his cell at 9:20 p.m. and was pronounced dead at a medical facility at 10:52 p.m.
52-year-old Castro was sentenced on August 1st to life in prison plus 1000 years for kidnapping and sexually assaulting three women while holding them captive in his Cleveland house for a decade.
We will update you on this as soon as more information is made available.
Click here to read about what happened at his sentencing.