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Police: Child Burned in Voodoo Ritual in Massachusetts, 2 Women Charged

Two sisters in Massachusetts were charged after they allegedly performed a voodoo ritual on a 5-year-old girl, burning and permanently disfiguring her, Massachusetts police said. A Haitian hairstylist said she believed her two children — the 5-year-old girl and an 8-year-old boy — were misbehaving "due to evil spirits," and sought the help of sisters Peggy LaBossiere, 51, and Rachel Hilaire, 40, to rid the children of the demon. The sisters, of East Bridgewater,...

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