729. McCollum Ranch
2018 became the end for John C. McCollum who had been arrested for forcing children to work unpaid at the ranch and local fish market. Sadly he did not live to be convicted.
The authorities still need to deal with 4 women involved in activities.
It could not have been fun to be there as a child.
- Godwin minister charged with enslaving children dies (The Fayetteville Observer)
- 4 women wanted in Godwin child labor scheme surrender (The Fayetteville Observer)
- Investigators believe suspect used food to control children held in servitude at fish market, warrants say (CBS 17 news)