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Updated: 05/07/2013 9:04 AM
Created: 05/07/2013 7:48 AM KSTP.com | Print |  Email
By: Hannah Anderson

VIDEO: 911 Call From Amanda Berry, Missing for a Decade

ABC News aired the raw phone call from Amanda Berry, who has been missing for nearly a decade.

Below is a transcript of the 911 call:

(unintelligible)
    
Caller: Help me. I'm Amanda Berry.
    
Dispatcher: You need police, fire, ambulance?

Caller: I need police.
    
Dispatcher: OK, and what's going on there?
    
Caller: I've been kidnapped and I've been missing for 10 years, and I'm, I'm here, I'm free now.

Dispatcher: OK, and what's your address?
    
Caller: 2207 Seymour Avenue.
    
Dispatcher: 2207 Seymour. Looks like you're calling me from 2210.
    
Caller: Huh?
    
Dispatcher: Looks like you're calling me from 2210.

Caller: I can't hear you.
    
Dispatcher: Looks like you're calling me from 2210 Seymour.
    
Caller: I'm across the street; I'm using the phone.
    
Dispatcher: OK, stay there with those neighbors. Talk to police when they get there.

Caller: (Crying)
    
Dispatcher: OK, talk to police when they get there.
    
Caller: OK. Hello?
    
Dispatcher: OK, talk to the police when they get there.

Caller: OK (unintelligible).
    
Dispatcher: We're going to send them as soon as we get a car open.
    
Caller: No, I need them now before he gets back.
    
Dispatcher: All right; we're sending them, OK?

Caller: OK, I mean, like ...
    
Dispatcher: Who's the guy you're trying -- who's the guy who went out?
    
Caller: Um, his name is Ariel Castro.
    
Dispatcher: OK. How old is he?
    
Caller: He's like 52.

Dispatcher: And, uh -
    
Caller: I'm Amanda Berry. I've been on the news for the last 10 years.
    
Dispatcher: I got, I got that, dear. (Unintelligible) And, you say, what was his name again?
    
Caller: Uh, Ariel Castro.
    
Dispatcher: And is he white, black or Hispanic?

Caller: Uh, Hispanic.
    
Dispatcher: What's he wearing?
    
Caller (agitated): I don't know, 'cause he's not here right now. That's why I ran away.
    
Dispatcher: When he left, what was he wearing?
    
Caller: Who knows (unintelligible).

Dispatcher: The police are on their way; talk to them when they get there.
    
Caller: Huh? I - OK.
    
Dispatcher: I told you they're on their way; talk to them when they get there, OK.
    
Caller: All right, OK. Bye.
___
    
Source: Cleveland law department

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Video Courtesy of ABC News.


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