Cleveland Kidnapper's Home Demolished, Deleted From Google Street View

The house where convicted kidnapper and murderer Ariel Castro kept three women captive for over a decade has been wiped from the Earth and from Google Earth.

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The FBI showed up at the former residence of Ariel Castro early Wednesday to level the house with a crane. The demolition of the house was part of the Cleveland kidnapper's guilty plea deal which spared him the death penalty.

Watch spectators cheer as the 'House of Horrors' demolition begins.

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