facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Religious cult responsible for woman's disappearance, mother says

Nov. 20, 2013 at 2:29 PM   |   Comments

OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- The disappearance of an Oklahoma woman and her presumed death, and the deaths of her husband and daughter, are the work of a religious cult, her mother claims.

Connie Kokotan of Oklahoma City made the claims after Kitna, Okla., authorities said they recovered the bodies of two adults and a child over the weekend near where a truck belonging to Bobby and Sherilyn Jamison was found abandoned in 2009.

Kokotan, 63, Sherilyn Jamison's mother, said, "Just like I said from the very beginning, I think someone killed them," she said of her daughter, son-in law and granddaughter Madyson, 6, adding her daughter was on a "hit list" maintained by an unidentified religious cult operating in southeast Oklahoma, the Oklahoman reported Wednesday..

After the family's disappearance, their church pastor revealed the Jamisons were engaged in spiritual warfare with ghosts at their lake house, and reports surfaced of a storage container found at the home containing witchcraft-related items, the Oklahoman reported.

"That part of Oklahoma is known for that, cults and stuff like that, from what I've been told and what I've read. I was told that she (Sherilyn Jamison) was on a cult's hit list," Kokotan said.

Oklahoma Bureau of Investigation officials said nothing was found at the scene of the discovery of the bodies to help identify the victims, the report said.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Most Popular
1
Northrop Grumman developing reusable space plane for lifting spacecraft into orbit
2
American photojournalist James Wright Foley executed by Islamic State
3
New York Post defies #ISISMediablackout with graphic James Foley cover
4
Texas man on trial for 'public execution' of drunk driver
5
Last hostages freed, suspects arrested in Harvey, Ill.
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback