- May 29, 2009
- Reaction score
- theartching thapphireth
Hair-cutting assaults, breakaway sect put glare on Amish community in Ohio - The Washington Post
what a hairy mass, eh, mess.
BERGHOLZ, Ohio In an unusual public display of trouble among the traditionally guarded Amish, a breakaway group is accused of attacking mainstream members by cutting off their beards and hair, which carry spiritual significance in the faith.
Mullet denies ordering beard-cuttings but says he wouldnt stop them.
Authorities in Jefferson County on Saturday arrested two of Mullets sons, 38-year-old Johnny Mullet and 26-year-old Lester Mullet, and another man from the community, 53-year-old Levi Miller, on burglary and kidnapping warrants out of nearby Holmes County, home to the worlds largest Amish community...