Most Shared

Raw News Main
text size

Ariel Castro in Court for Pretrial

Updated: Saturday, August 3 2013, 01:48 AM EDT
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Attorneys for a Cleveland man accused of holding three
women captive in his home for more than a decade have told a judge that
plea negotiations in the case are still ongoing.

As in previous
court appearances, 53-year-old Ariel Castro was dressed in an orange
jail outfit and kept his chin tucked to his chest for most of the brief
hearing Wednesday morning.

Castro has pleaded not guilty to nearly 1,000 counts of kidnap, rape and other crimes.

attorneys complained to Judge Michael Russo that they are having
trouble getting prepared for the trial, which is tentatively scheduled
for Aug. 5.

They say prosecutors have been slow to turn over evidence, an accusation denied by Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty.

© 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed Ariel Castro in Court for Pretrial

Advertise with us!

Related Stories

[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Advertise with us!
Tonight on FOX 28

4:00P - Steve Wilkos
5:00P - The Simpsons
5:30P - Two And A Half Men
6:00P - The Big Bang Theory
6:30P - Modern Family
7:00P - Modern Family
7:30P - The Big Bang Theory
8:00P - Glee
9:00P - New Girl
9:30P - The Mindy Project
10:00P - FOX 28 News at 10
11:00P - Arsenio Hall
12:00A - Two And A Half Men
12:30A - Family Guy

Complete FOX 28 Schedule