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Cleveland suspect Ariel Castro: A troubling portrait emerges
Cleveland suspect Ariel Castro: A troubling portrait emerges

When three young women emerged from a Cleveland home Monday evening after being held captive for about a decade, neighbors were thunderstruck. Ariel Castro, 52, who owns the home and who faces kidnapping and rape charges, was known as a sunny face, someone who was good with children. The neighborhood was shocked. But Fernando Colon wasn’t. "The first thing I said was, 'I knew it, I knew it,' " Colon told the Los Angeles Times on Wednesday, adding: "He's a monster. He's the opposite of what people thought he was." Photos: Three missing women found in Cleveland As the case gained worldwide attention, details were trickling out about...

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