Investigation Discovery Reveals the Terror on Seymour Avenue – HOUSE OF HORRORS: KIDNAPPED IN CLEVELAND, Premieres May 4

— April 7, 2014

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TORONTO (April 7, 2014) – Tackling the horror that surrounds Ariel Castro’s Seymour Avenue home, HOUSE OF HORRORS: KIDNAPPED IN CLEVELAND tells the chilling story of three young women imprisoned for 11 years. Premiering Sunday, May 4 at 8 p.m. ET/9 p.m. PT, the one-hour Investigation Discovery special unravels the psychology of how one man kept the trio captive for so long, asks why they did not try to escape earlier, and examines the traumatic long-term effects.

A tragic and eventually heroic story: HOUSE OF HORRORS: KDINAPPED IN CLEVELAND premieres May 4  

Through new footage, news coverage, interviews with neighbours, family-expert psychologists, criminologists, and previous kidnapping victims, Investigation Discovery explores how Amanda Berry, Georgina De Jesus, and Michelle Knight were kidnapped and trapped for years in an unassuming residential Cleveland neighbourhood. The special features experts dissecting the psychological dichotomy of Castro, as his friends and neighbours describe their personal experiences with him over the years, including even being in the house while the women were chained up in the basement. May 6 marks the one year anniversary of their escape and reunion with their loved ones.

About Investigation Discovery (ID): Investigation Discovery (ID) brings justice to television with a deeper look into the world of crime, forensics, paranormal investigation and modern mysteries. ID offers arresting entertainment that delivers remarkable insight into the thrilling twists and turns of real-life investigation and the most intriguing puzzles of human nature. Launched in Canada in 2010, Investigation Discovery reveals the fascinating human potential for good and evil. Investigation Discovery is offered in standard definition (SD) and high definition (HD) simulcast – for viewers who want every clue revealed in even more breathtaking detail. Investigation Discovery is a division of Bell Media, which is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company. Visit for more information.




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