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 Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)

Saturday July 6, 2013
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Cult leader Peter Moses has been sentenced to two life terms for the murder of a 4-year-old boy, and his complicity in the murder of a 28-year-old member of his cult.

Thursday June 27, 2013
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Vania Rae Sisk, from Durham, N.C., was sentenced today to at least 30 years in prison for helping conceal her 4-year-old son’s murder, and for killing another woman of the religious cult to which she belonged.

The cult’s leader is still to be sentenced.

Monday June 11, 2012
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Peter Moses The alleged cult leader of the Black Hebrews, who police say killed a woman and a 4-year-old boy in 2011, pleaded guilty Monday morning to two counts of first-degree murder in Durham County Criminal Superior Court.

Peter Moses’ plea means he is no longer facing the death penalty.

Wednesday March 28, 2012
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Jadon Higganbothan A third fingerprint has been found by investigators looking into the death of 4-year-old Jadon Higganbothan.

Last year cult leader Peter Moses, already in custody, was charged with his murder.

Wednesday March 21, 2012
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Peter Moses New search warrants released Tuesday show a second fingerprint belonging to cult leader Peter Moses Jr. was found on clear tape used to wrap plastic around the remains of a 4-year-old boy.

Last June Moses was charged in his murder, as was as in the murder of a woman.

Thursday February 9, 2012
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Peter Moses Investigators have matched a fingerprint from the graves of a young boy and a woman with the leader of a religious cult who has been charged in their deaths, search warrants issued by the Durham, NC Police Department show.

The single fingerprint found on a piece of tape that had been wrapped around plastic bags that encased the body of 5-year-old Jadon Higganbothan has been conclusively identified as belonging to Peter Lucas Moses Jr.

Wednesday October 5, 2011
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Jadon Higganbothan An autopsy report released Tuesday shows 5-year-old Jadon Higganbothan died from a gunshot wound to the head before being wrapped in plastic bags and buried in a shallow grave behind a Durham, N.C. home.

Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against the cult leader who is charged with his murder.

Tuesday October 4, 2011
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Antoinetta McKoy A woman who reportedly attempted to leave a religious cult was beaten for hours before being shot to death by Peter Moses, the polygamous sect’s leader.

Seven people have been charged with her murder, and prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty for Moses.

Saturday July 9, 2011
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Jadon Higganbothan Prosecutors in Durham, N.C. will seek the will seek the death penalty against cult leader Pete Moses, Jr., who is accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and a child.

District Attorney Tracey Cline said Friday 27-year-old Peter Lucas Moses shot 5-year-old Jadon Higganbothan because he thought the boy was gay.

Thursday July 7, 2011
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Peter Moses A judge has dismissed four charges against a suspected ‘cult’ leader who is charged in connection with the death of a 5-year-old boy and his ex-girlfriend.

But Peter Moses Jr. may still face the death penalty in connection with the deaths of 5-year-old Jadon Higganbothan and 28-year-old Antoinetta McKoy.

Wednesday June 29, 2011
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Peter Moses A Durham County, North Carolina grand jury has indicted seven people in connection with the deaths of a 5-year-old boy and young woman.

Among those indicted is alleged cult leader 27-year-old Peter Moses Jr.

Friday June 10, 2011
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Peter Moses Durham, North Carolina police charged cult leader Peter Moses Jr. Thursday night with first-degree murder in the death of 5-year-old Jadon Higganbothan.

Higganbothan was reported missing in February, along with Antoinetta McKoy. Police say they believe they found McKoy’s remains buried behind the same home Wednesday after plumbers called 911.

Thursday June 9, 2011
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Jadon Higganbothan Late Wednesday morning investigators in Durham, NC, discovered the body of Antoinetta Yvonne McKoy, who was reported missing in February.

Police have charged seven people, including suspected cult leader Peter Moses, in that case.

Now comes news that the body of 5-year-old Jadon Higganbothan, who was last seen in October, has also been located.

Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Peter Moses Durham, NC, police on Wednesday charged seven people with murder in the death of Antoinetta Yvonne McKoy, who was reported missing in February.

Suspected cult leader, 27-year-old Peter Moses, is among those charged.

Thursday May 26, 2011
Black Hebrews (Peter Moses)RNB's Religion News Blog:
Peter Moses Police in Durham, NC, have again conducted a search for the bodies of Jadon Higganbothan and Antoinetta McKoy.

Suspected cult leader Peter Moses and Jadon’s mother have been named as possible suspects — but have not been charged with murder.

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