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Castro bond set as accused kidnapper makes first court appearance

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As details emerge about the ten year captivity of three women found alive in Cleveland, the accused kidnapper, Ariel Castro, appeared in court for the first time Thursday morning.

Castro is charged with four counts of kidnapping, which includes Amanda Berry's six year old daughter, and three counts of rape against the three women.

Castro's bond was set a $2 million for each case.

Police are not releasing many details.  What they have said is that the women were kept inside Castro's house for all but a few brief minutes over the last 10 years.

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