Ariel Castro (l) covers his face as he's led into custody
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Ariel Castro due in court on rape and kidnap charges

Police in the US state of Ohio have charged a man with the kidnapping and rape of three women held captive for a decade at a house in Cleveland.

Ariel Castro, 52, owned the house from which Amanda Berry, 27, Gina DeJesus, 23, and Michelle Knight, 32, were rescued on Monday.

Footage shows Castro being taken into custody by Ohio police. He will appear in court later on Thursday.

Paul Adams reports from Cleveland.

  • 09 May 2013