Alleged Murder-For-Hire Rattles Small Town
CBS Evening News Exclusive: Placid Midwest Town Turned Upside Down By Alleged Hit List And Secretive Group
The small city of Shawano, Wisconsin is home to a religious cult called the Samanta Roy Institute of Science and Technology, run by a man who has at various times been known as Dr. Samanta Roy, Rama Behera, or Avraham Cohen. This holiday season held a nasty surprise for local residents; the FBI has notified 60 Shawano residents that their names are on a hit list of people whom the cult wants killed. The list includes the town's mayor, who has gone into hiding.