Stories tagged: River Road Fellowship
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
Sex crime victim from ‘maidens’ cult files lawsuit targeting River Road Fellowship elders who relocated to Spokane
After a decade of sexual abuse at the hands a religious cult leader, Lindsay Tornambe hopped an eastbound train out of Spokane in 2010 and fled her life as a …
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 3:08 p.m.
Minnesota sect leader admits sexually assaulting two girls in ‘Maidens Group’
The leader of an isolated religious sect in Minnesota with ties to Spokane pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexually assaulting two teenage girls who were members of his community.
Sun., March 1, 2015
Sex abuse suspect with Spokane ties arrested in Brazil
RIO DE JANEIRO – Brazilian authorities said Saturday they arrested a self-professed minister with ties to Spokane who is accused of molesting two girls in a “Maidens Group” at his …
Wed., Aug. 13, 2014, 4:37 p.m.
Cultist accused of child molestation spotted on West Side
A former minister facing 59 counts of sexual misconduct against children was spotted by a witness in western Washington on Wednesday.
Fri., April 18, 2014
Dozens of tips pour in from across the country on manhunt
Officers in Minnesota and Washington are chasing down dozens of leads in their search for Victor A. Barnard – a minister charged with sexually assaulting girls he called his “maidens” …
Thu., April 17, 2014
Search for fugitive Minnesota camp leader again turns to Spokane
Minnesota investigators left Spokane empty-handed in 2012 after hoping to nab a self-proclaimed minister accused of sexually assaulting girls and young women at a secluded camp north of Minneapolis. Their …
UPDATED: Tue., April 15, 2014, 11:16 p.m.
Minnesota cult leader may be in Spokane
Minnesota cult leader may be hiding out in Spokane