(KMSP-TV) Hundreds of tips and dozens of sightings have been reported since the warrant for cult leader Victor Barnard was issued earlier this week. There is however no sign of the man who allegedly molested two of his young female followers. The tips have been wide in scope from sightings in several states but none have been confirmed so far and it seems as though everyone is on the lookout for Barnard except those who knew him best.
With law enforcement scouring his known locations, the man hunt has become a waiting game.
"People have not been really forthcoming. A great guy, best friend, known him forever, really believe in him, but I haven't talked to him in two years," said Pine County Sheriff Robin Cole. "There's a lot of house hopping that has gone on. A lot of town hopping that has gone on and that's just part of the pattern."
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