Evil spirits 'possess' 33 students

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 25 2011 09:28 PM | Updated as of Aug 26 2011 05:28 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Several students of Compostella Valley National High School were brought to a church to be anointed after allegedly being possessed by evil spirits.

A total of 33 students, mostly in first year high school, became violent and had to be held down by their relatives and other students.

One student, “Leah” (not her real name), began speaking in Latin when she was prayed over.

Classes at the high school were suspended because of the incident. -- Report from Francis Magbanua, ABS-CBN Southern Mindanao