The Prosecutor’s office of the Brazilian state of Goias was charged witch doctor Joan di Faria, of which several hundred women accused of sexual acts during seance, reports Agencia Brasil.
“The state of goiás filed a formal charge against Joan di Faria, also known as “Joao de Deus”, – stated in the message Agency.
According to the Agency, for investigation of the sorcerer prosecutors have established a task working group, which reports were received from 596 women. They claim that they were victims of “di Deus”. The identity 255 of them have been established, RIA Novosti reported.
Court of the state of Goias, decided to freeze 12.7 million dollars in personal Bank accounts of the healer. According to the Agency, such a requirement was put forward by the prosecution. The prosecution requires that $ 5 million went to compensate possible victims of “di Deus”. The remaining 7.6 million dollars to be used for collective moral damages.
According to media reports, Joan di Faria is quite famous in the South American country and even outside of a psychic who prefers to call Joao de Deus, which translates as “John of God”. This was his “spiritual name.”
In early December, he received about 10 applications, but then their number started to grow rapidly. Women say that during the seance the healer led them to a separate room and committed sexual assault, up to rape. The first statement came from a citizen of the Netherlands.
Earlier it was reported that in mid-December, the Brazilian healer, was taken into custody. The decision to place “di Deus” in prison must take the court. He declares his complete innocence.