Russians killed daughter in exorcism: Official

Two Russians have been arrested on suspicion of killing their 25-year old daughter in a violent exorcism session, Russian investigators said.

Last Updated: Jan 13, 2011, 21:23 PM IST

Moscow: Two Russians have been arrested
on suspicion of killing their 25-year old daughter in a
violent exorcism session, Russian investigators said on Thursday.

"The mother and father forced-fed `holy water` to her,
and proceeded to inflict multiple wounds with their hands and
feet, which led to the victim`s death," a statement from the
Russian Investigative Committee of prosecutors .
The young woman died in her parents` apartment in the
central Russian city of Voronezh as a result of the "ceremony
to exorcise demons" on January 7, Orthodox Christmas Day in
Russia.

PTI