The sister of Ohio kidnap victim Amanda Berry has requested privacy after her escape from captivity.
Speaking after Ms Berry and her six-year-old daughter were reunited with their family, Beth Serrano said, "I want to thank the public and the media for their support over the years.
"At this time our family would request privacy so my sister ... and I can have time to recover", she said.
"We appreciate all you have done for us throughout the past years. Please respect our privacy".
Two brothers of the man accused of kidnapping and raping three teenagers in the US state of Ohio have said they hope he suffers in jail.
The man accused of kidnapping three Ohio women could face the death penalty if he is found guilty of new charges prosecutors may bring.
Ariel Castro has been charged with four counts of kidnapping and three of rape after three Ohio women were held captive for nearly a decade.