Fourth woman makes rape allegations against neighbor of Castro, Ex-council leader Derek Osbourne jailed over child abuse images
November 1, 2013 Comments Off on Fourth woman makes rape allegations against neighbor of Castro, Ex-council leader Derek Osbourne jailed over child abuse images
Fourth woman makes rape allegations against neighbor of Ariel Castro … and his three other victims ‘are his family members’
Elias Acevedo, 49, has confessed to the kidnap, rape and murder of two women who disappeared in the mid-90s
At the time of the women’s disappearance, Acevedo lived on the same block as Ariel Castro
Following the discovery of Castro’s three kidnap victims, police increased their focus on missing persons
Paternity testing shows that Acevedo fathered child with one member of his own family
By Alex Greig and Hayley O’keeffe
24 October 2013
Four women have now come forward to say that a neighbor of notorious kidnapper and rapist Arial Castro raped them, with three of the alleged victims being family members.
Elias Acevedo has confessed to the kidnapping, rape and murder of two women in a Cleveland neighborhood in the 1990s, at a time when he lived close to Castro, as well as additional rape and kidnapping charges.
A fourth woman has now come forward to report that she too was raped by Acevado, and paternity testing has shown that he fathered a child with one of his own family.
Elias Acevedo, 49, has been charged with the kidnapping, rape and murder of 30-year-old Pamela Pemberton who was found strangled in 1994, and Christina Adkins, who was 18 and five months pregnant at the time of her disappearance in 1995.
He faces 293 counts, including charges involving the rape and kidnap of children….
The Guardian reports that Acevedo led detectives to the spot where he dumped Adkins’ body in a manhole under a busy highway overpass on the Ohio city’s west side.
Remains recovered from the manhole were sent for DNA testing and test results today proved the remains were those of Adkins.
Acevedo has a long criminal history that dates back to 1988, including theft, receiving stolen property and a 2003 rape and kidnapping case for which he served three years in prison….
Ex-council leader Derek Osbourne jailed over child abuse images
Former leader of Kingston council given two-year sentence after admitting to possessing, making and distributing indecent images
theguardian.com, Tuesday 29 October 2013 10.15 EDT
A former Liberal Democrat council leader who admitted possessing images of child abuse has been jailed for two years.
Derek Osbourne, 59, who stepped down as leader of Kingston upon Thames, south-west London, in June, was told that the public interest “cries out for custody” and he must register as a sex offender for the next 10 years….