Charles Ramsey, who rescued Cleveland women held captive, enjoys fame in the District

May 11, 2013 11:45 PM

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Soto got the shot of his friend posing with a smiling hero and bid him farewell with a heartfelt, “Keep America safe!” Ramsey could barely take two steps before he was spun around to pose with a D.C. cop on a Segway.

It was day five of Ramsey’s moment, and he had already morphed from hero to celebrity. Here he was in Washington, flown in, along with his instant entourage of three young brothers — his neighbors and friends — and their tough-guy uncle, by boxing promoter and radio talk host Rock Newman, for a 14-h...

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