FBI searches Cleveland kidnapping suspect Ariel Castro's Seymour Avenue house again

CLEVELAND - The FBI was back at suspected kidnapper Ariel Castro's house on Wednesday.

Castro is accused of holding Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight captive at his Seymour Avenue house in Cleveland for a decade.

Authorities received a new search warrant Wednesday afternoon to go to the house. The FBI's evidence response team gathered soil samples.

Castro pleaded not guilty to nearly a thousand charges, including aggravated murder, kidnapping and rape. He appeared in court Wednesday morning.

His trial is set to start on Aug. 5, but the judge said plea deals are being discussed.

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