(BIGSTORY.AP.ORG/8DD7B926E2174F82B9CF7C1135CFF8D9) — SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A man who called himself The Reverend dialed 911 to say he was the father of the human race.
The phone call last month was the first time the Scottsville Police Department had heard of the 35-year-old self-avowed devil worshipper born Robert Reynolds, who had legally changed his name to reflect his status in the Reynoldsianism faith of his invention.
The police department checked on The Reverend at the Scottsville Manor nursing home, where he lived because of a long battle with schizophrenia. But he'd made no threats and committed no crimes, said Scottsville Police Chief Jeff Pearson. He only insisted he was the patriarch of civilization.
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