Results 1 to 1 of 1

Thread: Human body parts found in religious temple

  1. #1

    Human body parts found in religious temple

    Human body parts found in religious temple
    The leader of a religious group has been arrested by police after human body parts were found in the cult's temple.
    By Nick Evans in Buenos Aires
    Last Updated: 3:39PM BST 03 Apr 2009

    A human skull, femur, and other bones were found on the altar, and detectives were investigating whether human sacrifices were carried out at the church in Argentina.

    Police arrested the 44-year-old priest after allegations that he forced female followers into prostitution to raise money for the Umbanda cult, a spiritualist religious group which has followers throughout South America.

    [...]

    The priest allegedly picked on the most vulnerable of his female congregation and after seducing them, threatened them with divine retribution if they didn't carry out his orders.

    A relative of one of the victims realised what was going on and went to the police.

    When they raided the temple, officers also found a book detailing the money the women were earning from prostitution, as well as liberating several terrified female followers who are now valuable witnesses.
    Full article: click here

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to shadowraiths For This Useful Post:


Similar Threads

  1. Identified! GA-Georgia Investigators Search for Body Parts After Dog Finds Human Foot
    By chicoliving in forum Identified!
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 01-27-2011, 10:24 AM
  2. Body Parts Found On Island
    By martin walkerdine in forum Crimes in the News
    Replies: 27
    Last Post: 07-12-2008, 08:57 PM
  3. Couple Arrested After Stash Of Human Body Parts Found
    By 2sisters in forum Crimes in the News
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-06-2006, 03:50 PM
  4. Fedex Workers Find Human Body Parts In Boxes
    By maketoast in forum Bizarre and Off-Beat News
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 02-18-2004, 10:01 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •