Is This a Cult?
There are an estimated 5,000 cult-like groups operating in the United States right now, and they are recruiting approximately 180,000 new members every year. Parents, ask yourself, could your son or daughter be vulnerable?
Iris and Leisa are concerned mothers who say they haven't seen their children in more than a year. Iris' son, Elon, 26, and Leisa's daughter, Ashley, 27, have cut off contact with their families in order to live together with Clemente Suriano, otherwise known as Golden Elk. Is this group a cult?
Clemente Suriano's ex-wife, Kelly, opens up about the man known as Golden Elk. Plus, private investigator Harold Copus speaks with Suriano's next-door neighbors.
Elon and Ashley's families attempt a surprise meeting with their loved ones. Will they show up, or will it be yet another disappointment? Plus, where do these families go from here?