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Back -- our story today in an update the three women held hostage for more than eight.
By a man who's now facing by the eight million dollars this is we -- the suspect's own daughter.
Was best friends with one of the victims.
Here's a little of our lean Castro.
The daughter -- ABC this morning.
Now I had no idea.
Leave me and my father were never really that close.
We every time we would -- it would just be short conversations.
And just -- hello how are you doing and let me know if you need anything and that was it.
Lot of questions still remain in this case turning now to discuss some of them John Fleming former NYPD chief detective and managing director at -- risk consultants.
And while sides -- a former NYPD hostage negotiator are -- I have a lot of questions and I wanna start with you and us.
As as a police officer.
Former police officer.
Lot people wondering how they didn't how how didn't they go in that house three girls go missing within this small area it's all within the same neighborhood.
How to they knock knock on these doors had -- -- not going to basements I know we've got a Fourth Amendment in this country but is that.
Overcome -- should they have done more.
Well depending on the information that they received you know we -- system in his apartments and they record -- they send out this past police sources to location so.
The call comes and says listen as a shooting in you know 123 main street.
You know that's an act that might be considered -- steal -- also comes on the scene as an extension circumstance they might hear shots.
Just hearing these three to just knowing three girls -- gone missing a couple of years period in the same area look how close it is when history -- how close they work.
Where their -- from one another that doesn't justify going house to house and saying I'd like to come and see your basement.
Owe it to well you know you can say that it doesn't in the present religion and if they say now forget about.
That would canvas of the area officially notes forget about it any trouble closed near a warrant to where you need -- circumstances.
You know it's just the way it is not gonna get it in this country the way we are right now you know goodness of our bill of rights and you have a judge you have liberal judges that one more and more so -- -- gonna get them.
I know I mean it's amazing because you see a situation like this and you want you lot more.
But didn't think I'll wait I don't want you know the police being able discharge -- in my house whenever there's been a crime -- we -- you on this last because.
Deft fascinating report appears now.
A local reporter claims have gotten a 2004 letter that was written by.
The suspect aerial Castro in which -- -- says.
He wants to kill himself who want to give all the money he saved his victims.
I'm a sexual predator and I need help but -- got to say well with here with me because they made a mistake of getting into a car with a total stranger putting it on that.
Atypical for this type of hostage taker well.
Percival -- in this particular situation what he was doing he's just looking to build a little.
Defense for himself now.
In relationship to this they can't look at -- look how shame he is now at the head down on the collar flu who.
Some real dirt bag -- That's a nice way to say it but bottom line since -- -- he took those three girls he kidnapped them.
Took him hostage and what he did he took away their sentences to five senses smell taste seeing hearing.
And he kept them where he can do have Loney and job on -- that is.
Conditioned them to only listen to him put fear into them the age that they were -- would they would just look at him as the only person.
What would have in god forbid this were to happen any of our viewers -- you know and the odds are infinitesimal.
At that -- you do you have any chance of talking your way out of this situation I mean these were not.
Little little girls they were 14161.
Was when he is there any negotiating -- is somebody let -- negotiate with kidnappers -- or personal we have taken.
-- most important thing is the first ten to thirty minutes is what we call panic reaction that's with a hostage -- is trying to organize himself the hostages is trying to find.
-- place to stay the police are responding it's containment -- cover.
And that's the most dangerous that's for people get hurt or killed the thing to do if -- taken hostage you treat that hostage taker with royalty you teach teach that.
Not teach did you treat that hostage taker.
As if he is in command and any questions you don't ask questions you have him ask questions and by the way if you have a -- on medication.
You -- -- hostage taker I'm sick on medication.
Because he doesn't -- -- -- maybe you just talent you're sick even if you're -- -- you have to you have to use your -- -- -- street -- but -- aren't you worried he's gonna kill you left in as opposed to keep you you can always be sick.
Trust me in a situation like that you can.
Get yourself sick but the most important thing is you also if you taken hostages to look around remember what you see because she always going to be interviewed by the police.
And if the police make a dynamic entry.
Be prepared to hit the ground as as it's the police are taking a lot of incoming on this you know why didn't -- investigate further.
There were supposedly some neighbors called police about seeing naked women crawler on the back here the police say that it didn't happen.
To do -- is sometimes make up fake phone calls to police that they made.
Look I've worked in low income areas in the so products and Holloman might be some collective -- fear they said that they've seen the man walking with a little girl I mean.
It's possible let you know these people feel a little killed.
Now like I said the cat system that's all captured so you know you would see those courses like JC do go out -- -- -- -- you can hide -- -- -- -- -- Both sources made some big mistakes and it's all look documented on the -- -- you know the -- he was very important.
Think maybe some of the neighbors no guilt at not you know having seen something or maybe not calling the cuts has a better -- -- you both so much.
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