Eleven Children Found Caged in Ohio Home
Sep 12, 9:46 PM (ET)
CLARKSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio (AP) – Sheriff’s deputies found 11 children locked in cages rigged with alarms Monday in a north Ohio home. The children, ages 1 to 14, were in cages in the walls of the home in Clarksfield Township, about 50 miles west of Cleveland. They had no blankets or pillows, according to the Huron County Sheriff’s Office. The children were taken to Fisher-Titus Medical Center. No information on their conditions was available late Monday. Sharon and Mike Gravelle are adoptive or foster parents for all 11 children, officials said. The Gravelles do not have a listed telephone number. Few additional details were available late Monday. Prosecutors were reviewing the case, but no charges had yet been filed.