Ohio prisons order review after inmate suicide

Ohio prisons order review after inmate suicide

Ohio prisons order review after inmate suicide

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Associated Press

Posted on September 4, 2013 at 8:02 AM

Updated Wednesday, Sep 4 at 4:03 PM

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio's prison director has ordered a review of Ariel Castro's medical and mental health treatment and the circumstances surrounding his suicide behind bars.

Authorities say the 53-year-old Castro hanged himself with a bedsheet in his cell Tuesday night.

Castro was serving a life sentence for holding three women captive in his Cleveland home for a decade.

Prison chief Gary Mohr says the Ohio state police are also investigating.

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