Carolina Street Demon House

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The house was said to be haunted by more than 200 demons. Witnesses have reported levitating children, swarms of flies that mysteriously appear in winter, footprints, and apparitions. The demons were believed to have possessed the three children of the family who lived there, and case workers, priests and police called to the scene all testify that the story is the truth. However, reports say that the family doctor visited and determined that the children were mentally unsound and simply putting on a performance, and that their mother Latoya Ammons had put up many religious shrines inside the home. The children were taken to child services. Reports say Zak Bargans of TV’s Ghost Adventures has recently purchased the house.

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Geographic Information

Address:
Near 3868 Carolina St
Gary, IN
United States

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GPS:
41.54830810868025, -87.32823556997528
County:
Lake County, Indiana
Nearest Towns:
New Chicago, IN (2.9 mi.)
Gary, IN (3.3 mi.)
Hobart, IN (3.9 mi.)
Merrillville, IN (4.5 mi.)
Lake Station, IN (5.0 mi.)
Griffith, IN (5.1 mi.)
Highland, IN (6.4 mi.)
Portage, IN (8.1 mi.)
Wheeler, IN (8.1 mi.)
Schererville, IN (8.1 mi.)

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  1. i remember in 1994, at St Marks church in Gary in. off of ridge road… i attended a bilingual church service with my girlfriend and her family that afternoon… soon into the service i noticed the priest acting strangelly, while he preaching the gospel, he kept shaking and jerking and takin his robe off and putting it back on… all of us there that day were puzzled…and id say about 10 minutes went by of this behavior, then he walks over to a woman that was sitting up front, in a wheelchair, and he cocks back his hand and slaps her very hard!!! im almost positive that he broke her jar… we all were in shock!! i was 16 yrs old, and rubbed my eyes in disbelief!!! because of what just ocurred…many people, including myself, ran up to her to help her, someone called the paramedics… and as alot of commotion was going on… i was standing upfront just watching the priests behavior… still acting strange, still jerking and shaking as he was in the beginning… the priest kept walkin back and forth, …. and before the paramedics could arrive, i remember my girlfriends older brother and some men holdin the priest down, and actually tieing his hands behind his back, to keep him from harming anyone else, or himself… i was in shock, still confused at all that happened …. as the paramedics finally arrived , the priest began speakin and yelllin in strange voices…. i got scared instantly…. because i had an better idea what might be happening, like he was possessed! so he started yellin “unlock us from the chains of helllllllll, help us!!!!! ” he kept repeating that… and by then, everyone that was still at the church was puzzled, shocked and scared…. while the priest still was pinned down to the floor, by the 5 men including the paramedics… he looked up with an evil face, jumped up out of their grip… and started running wildly like an animal chasing people!!!! i took off runnning westbound on ridge road, i was so scared, i ran so fast, i couldnt believe all that i witnessed…. my girlfriends family caught up to me down the road in their truck, we were so quiet on the way home…. but when we got to her house…. so many hours went by so fast because we couldnt stop talking about what we all saw… it was the most scariest thing ive ever saw in my life…. ive seen scarey movies, but they were movies, even if they were based on true stories…. i could honestly say that i witnessed something so scarey at a church, by a priest…. needless to say, i never ever stepped foot back into that church, it was my first time going there that afternoon, never would i ever have thought id see something like that…….

  2. My old ems partner was called to this house with Gary P.D. He confirmed the story of the possessed kids climbing up the walls in a humanly impossible manner. He also told me when they arrived at Northlake ER they levitated off the hospital bed.

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