Cleveland Kidnapping


Tue May 7, 2013
The Two-Way

Neighbor In Cleveland: 'I Thought This Girl Was Dead!'

Originally published on Tue May 7, 2013 6:56 am

Charles Ramsey, the neighbor who police say helped free three long-missing young women from a Cleveland home on Monday, told a vivid story as he spoke with reporters at the scene.

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Tue May 7, 2013
The Two-Way

Cry For Help Led To Freedom For Missing Women In Cleveland

Originally published on Thu November 14, 2013 8:43 am

The Cleveland home where three young women who had been missing for nine to 11 years were found Monday.
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  • From 'Morning Edition': Three missing women found alive in Cleveland
  • From Amanda Berry's 911 Call

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"Help! Help me!"

A young woman's desperate cries alerted neighbors Monday to a frightening tale in Cleveland.

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Tue May 7, 2013
Around the Nation

3 Brothers Arrested In Decade-Old Cleveland Kidnapping Cases

Originally published on Tue May 7, 2013 9:04 am



On a Tuesday, it's MORNING EDITION from NPR News. I'm David Greene.


And I'm Steve Inskeep.

We're tracking an amazing story out of Cleveland. Three women who went missing as teenagers about a decade ago, in separate cases, have been found alive together. They were not far from where they disappeared. Two of had had been feared dead, until yesterday when police received this 911 call.

AMANDA BERRY: Help me, I'm Amanda Berry.

UNIDENTIFIED MAN #1: You need police, fire or ambulance?

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