Video: 3 Ohio women freed from captivity say thank you

Posted at 10:43 PM, Jul 08, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-09 00:43:52-04

Three Ohio women who were allegedly held against their will for nearly 10 years spoke publicly in a video released Monday.

The YouTube video has a message from Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight. The three women express their gratitude for the support they’ve received and for people respecting their privacy. Watch the video for more of their message.

The women were allegedly held captive by Ariel Castro in his home. Castro has pleaded not guilty to hundreds of charges.