Zak Bagans is at it once more — his Haunted Museum now has one other terrifying piece of furnishings … this one linked to an exorcism and an notorious homicide.
The “Ghost Adventures” star has bought the “Devil’s Rocking Chair” — a chair with ties to famed paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren and the infamous “Devil Made Me Do It” Case — to show at his museum in Las Vegas.
The story goes like this — Lorraine and her husband, Ed, helped exorcise a possessed 11-year-old boy named David Glatzel within the early ’80s. During his exorcisms, the chair would allegedly rock by itself, levitate, and even vanish and reappear. David and Lorraine additionally declare to have seen the satan sitting in it.
Witnesses say the ultimate exorcism concluded when the demon fled David’s physique and entered Arne Cheyenne Johnson, a person who killed his landlord months later throughout an argument and claimed it was resulting from his demonic possession.
The Warrens backed him up … however the choose didn’t purchase it and he was convicted of first-degree manslaughter. The story’s the premise of the 1983 ebook, “The Devil in Connecticut” and is rumored to be the plot of “The Conjuring 3.”
Anyway … Bagans dropped $67,000 so as to add the creepy chair — which nonetheless has holy oil stains on it left by Ed Warren — to his assortment.
Zak purchased it from Carl Glatzel, David’s brother. We’re instructed Carl determined to promote the chair as a result of he’s transferring and doesn’t need to take it with him … though it’s been in his household because the ’50s.
Carl says the household heirloom has largely been averted resulting from its dangerous juju. He claims those that have been courageous or silly sufficient to sit down in it have paid the worth with again ache afterward … considered one of his mates even needed to have surgical procedure!!!
BTW — we’re instructed Bagans purchased the “Devil’s Rocking Chair” from Carl simply hours earlier than Lorraine died. As we reported … she handed away final week on the age of 92.