A cult leader whose mummified body was discovered without eyes and preserve with Christmas lights in Colorado died because of a history of alcohol abuse, anorexia and colloidal silver dosing, her autopsy has disclosed.
The disintegrating body of “Love Has Won” cult leader Amy Carlson, 45, was found under strange conditions in a home in the rural town of Moffat in April.
Carlson, known to her acolytes as
was discovered wrapped in a green sleeping bag and had glitter makeup every side of her missing eyes, authorities said at the time.
A medical examiner has between then and now ruled that Carlson’s way of death was “natural” and was brought on by a decrease in health caused by the other conditions, as stated by an autopsy report procure by Guru Mag on Wednesday.
The autopsy, managed by the El Paso County Coroner’s Office, present new details on the state in which Carlson was discovered.
Her mummified corpse weighed a mere 75 pounds at the time the autopsy was carried out.
She had a tie-dye fleece shawl arrange around her shoulders, a faux fur scarf tied around her neck and was wearing two pairs of fleecy socks. Carlson as well had a
headband on her head.
Her body was discovered encircled by eight small brown bottles with medicine droppers that had the words
written on them.
Authorities recognized when her body was discovered, her eyes seemed to be missing, Still the autopsy discovered no proof of trauma.
In regard to her eyes, the report just said that they
“are not appreciated secondary to decomposition”
— meaning they hadn’t been removed, nevertheless were just seriously decomposed.
Carlson’s face was as well covered in foundation, blush and a
“multi-color vibrant glitter eye-shadow,”
as stated by the report.
Authorities were notified to the cult leader’s death following one of her followers called to say he’d discovered the decaying body in his home when he arrived from a fresh trip to Denver.
The follower told investigators he had taken in the group since they needed a place to stay.
Seven of Carlson’s followers ended up being apprehended for interfering with or abusing a corpse.
As stated by the arrest affidavits, authorities said “the mummified remains appeared to be set up in some type of shrine.”
Local authorities said they had received “many complaints” from families across the country saying “Love Has Won” had been brainwashing people and stealing their money.
Carlson’s followers are of the opinion that she exchanged information with angels and that she was leading them to a great awakening.