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Ohio kidnapper: 'I'm a sick man'

Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro has admitted that he is "a sick man", but added he is "not the monster". Castro abducting and abused three women for 11 years. Today a judge told him he would never be freed from prison.

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Ariel Castro sentenced to life in prison

Ariel Castro in court. Credit: Reuters

Ariel Castro has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole.

Judge Michael Russo is still listing further sentences for all of the 937 charges, including rape and aggravated murder relating to the kidnap and imprisonment of women, which Castro is facing.

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