What started as a wellness check on a member of a religious group quickly devolved into a horror story after investigators discovered a corpse of the group’s leader — called Mother God — dead. 

The leader, Amy Carlson, was found wrapped up in a sleeping bag and adorned with the aforementioned fairy lights and glitter.

Was she murdered, or did her body turn into a shrine?

🚩Additional Reading: Most people look at cults from the outside and wonder, “How did anyone join and not see the red flags?” The answer might surprise you. Would you join a cult? Find out here.

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