Sign up for the NEWS newsletter
You have been successfully added to our newsletter.
Let our news meet your inbox
Thousands Mourn Otto Warmbier at Ohio Funeral
Friends and family gathered to pay respects to Otto Warmbier, the 22-year-old who died days after returning from North Korea in a coma.
Mourners embrace outside Wyoming High School in Wyoming, Ohio, on June 22, 2017, to attend the funeral for Otto Warmbier.
Warmbier, an American university student, was visiting North Korea as a tourist when he was arrested in 2016 and sentenced to 15 years of hard labor for stealing a propaganda poster. Warmbier died on June 19, six days after returning to the United States in a coma.
Mourners pay their respects along street as the funeral procession passes.