A suspected cult figure and father of twelve children by at least two women allegedly starved, beat and raped them.
Melford Warren Jr, 43, carved out a sickening reign of sexual violence and cruelty against his own offspring, according to investigators in suburban Washington.
Warren was arrested on child rape and other abuse charges last week after sheriff's deputies uncovered what they describe as 'some kind of cult activity' around Warren and his bizarre family.
The mothers of his 12 children - Amanjot Jaswal, 28, and Shannon Smith, 41 - have also been hit with charges of criminal mistreatment, and appeared in court this week.
According to the Seattle Pi, the two women accept that the......