Tuesday, May 7, 2013

The transcript and recording: Amanda Berry's 9-1-1 call

Listen to Amanda Berry's 9-1-1 call to police.
 The transcript
5:51:59 p.m.
Dispatcher: Cleveland 9-1-1
Amanda Berry: Hello police. Help me. I'm Amanda Berry. 
Dispatcher: You need police, fire or ambulance? 
Berry: I need police 
Dispatcher: OK. And what's going on there? 
Berry: I've been kidnapped. And I've been missing for 10 years. And I'm here. I'm free now. Dispatcher: OK and what's your address? 
Berry: 2207 Seymour Avenue 
Dispatcher: 2207 Seymour? It looks like you're calling me from 2210. 
Berry: Huh 
Dispatcher: It looks like you're calling me from 2210. 
Berry: I can't hear you 
Dispatcher: It looks like you're calling me from 2210 Seymour. 
Berry: Yeah. I'm with somebody. I'm using their phone. 
Dispatcher: OK. Stay there with those people. Talk to the police when they get there. 
Berry: OK. Uh ... Uh. 
Dispatcher: OK. Talk to the police when they get there. 
Berry: OK. (pause) Hello 
Dispatcher: Yeah. Talk to the police when they get there. 
Berry: OK. Are they on their way right now? I need them now. 
Dispatcher: We're going to send them as soon as we get a car open. 
Berry: No. I need them now, before he gets back. 
Dispatcher: All right. We're sending them, OK? 
Berry: OK. I mean like ... 
Dispatcher: Who's the guy you're trying. ... Who's the guy who went out? 
Berry: Uh. His name is Ariel Castro. 
Dispatcher: How old is he? 
Berry: He's like 52. 
Dispatcher: All right ... 
Berry: I'm Amanda Berry. I've been on the news for the last 10 years. 
Dispatcher: OK. OK. I got that dear. I already ... 
Berry: (inaudible) 
Dispatcher: Yeah. I've got that. And what was his name again? 
Berry: Ariel Castro. 
Dispatcher: And is he white, black or Hispanic? 
Berry: Hispanic. 
Dispatcher: What's he wearing? 
Berry: I don't know, because he's not here right now. That's how I got away ... 
Dispatcher: When he left, what was he wearing? 
Berry: (inaudible) 
Dispatcher: OK. The police are on the way. Talk to them when they get there. 
Berry: OK. I need ... OK. 
Dispatcher: OK. I told you they were on their way. Talk to them when they get there, OK? 
Berry. All right. OK. 
Dispatcher: Thank you. 
Berry: Bye
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