US: ‘Exorcists’ kill two children
Police charged two women on Saturday in the deaths of two children in Maryland, saying the women believed they were performing an exorcism.
Montgomery County Police charged 21-year-old Monifa Denise Sanford and 28-year-old Zakieya Latrice Avery with murder in the deaths of two of Averys children, a 1-year-old and a 2-year-old. The women are also facing attempted murder charges for injuring the childrens siblings, ages 5 and 8.
Police say the two younger children who died suffered multiple stab wounds.