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Beachgoers witness mother stripping her daughter naked and shoving sand in mouth to remove demons

By Mason White 4:09 PM June 18, 2017
Kimberly Felder
Kimberly Felder
By: William Martin

A mother viciously attacked her own daughter in front of many people who were enjoying themselves on a beach, according to police in California.

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office said that they have arrested 45-year-old Kimberly Felder, after being accused of stripping her 11-year-old daughter naked and shoving sand in her mouth in an attempt to drive out her demons.

Felder is facing charges of attempted homicide, assault with a deadly weapon, child abuse and aggravated mayhem. She was booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility, pending a bail hearing.

According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded on Friday, at around 9:00 a.m., at the Centerville beach. Witnesses told police that Felder was performing an exorcism on her 11-year-old daughter.

Felder stripped her daughter naked, and proceeded to shove sand in her mouth and eyes. Felder also chokes and bit her daughter.

Luckily, John Marciel attacked Felder, in an attempt to stop her from killing her child. Marciel held the woman down until police arrived at the scene.

The girl was taken to a hospital, where she is being treated for severe eye injuries due to the sand. During questioning, Felder told police that she was attempting to remove demands from her daughter’s body.

Police credited Marciel with saving the girl’s life.