The three women kidnapped by Ariel Castro have not yet commented on his suicide, but the grandfather of one of the victims is speaking out.Benny Ruiz says Ariel Castro died much too soon. His granddaughter, Gina DeJesus, was one of the three women who were held captive in Castro's Cleveland home for around 10 years.
"A lot of people figure, if he died, everything is ok," he says. "I don't think so."Benny says Castro should have suffered the way his granddaughter, Michelle Knight and Amanda Berry did.
"I figure if he was in jail 4 to 5 years, and the way it was suppose to be, he would suffer sort of what the kids suffered for 5 to 9, 10 years. That didn't happen that way."
Castro was serving a life sentence. Prison officials say they checked on him every 30 minutes. He committed suicide by hanging himself.
"There wasn't enough people there watching him. They give him a bed sheet that's big enough to hang."Benny hasn't talked to Gina or her mother since the news broke about Castro's death. He says Gina is slowly adjusting back to her normal life.
"She's doing ok. She do the cooking with her mother and she's doing ok."Benny tells us that both Gina and one of the other victims stays in his daughter's home in Ohio.
"Out of the three, two are in my daughter's house. Maybe that's the reason they are happy, because they're together."
Benny says he knows Castro's family well and feels for their loss, but his main concern is Gina and her mother.
"I'm not happy, because the guy died," he says. "I'm happy, because she's home and my daughter she suffered for 9 years, and I believe she's happy now."
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