I am not sure what to think.. I am not really religious. I have read famous possession stories before. The kid from St. Louis was a memorable one.. I
have read stories about incredible things happening to people from many different religions. This story is backed up by many credible authorities
"A woman and three children who claimed to be possessed by demons. A 9-year-old boy walking backward up a wall in the presence of a family case
manager and hospital nurse.
Gary police Capt. Charles Austin said it was the strangest story he had ever heard.
Austin, a 36-year veteran of the Gary Police Department, said he initially thought Indianapolis resident Latoya Ammons and her family concocted an
elaborate tale as a way to make money. But after several visits to their home and interviews with witnesses, Austin said simply, "I am a
Not everyone involved with the family was inclined to believe its incredible story. And many readers will find Ammons' supernatural claims impossible
But, whatever the cause of the creepy occurrences that befell the family — whether they were seized by a systematic delusion or demonic possession
— it led to one of the most unusual cases ever handled by the Department of Child Services. Many of the events are detailed in nearly 800 pages of
official records obtained by The Indianapolis Star and recounted in more than a dozen interviews with police, DCS personnel, psychologists, family
members and a Catholic priest.
Ammons, who swears by her story, has been unusually open. While she spoke on condition her children not be interviewed or named, she signed releases
letting The Star review medical, psychological and official records that are not open to the public — and not always flattering.
Furthermore, the family's story is made only more bizarre because it involves a DCS intervention, a string of psychological evaluations, a police
investigation and, ultimately, a series of exorcisms.
It's a tale, they say, that started with flies."