|Q. All right, now, prior to these interviews,
had these children been interviewed by other people
about the alleged sexual abuse?
A. When you say
other people, are you -- law enforcement/ I mean,
I think they disclosed to family members and somewhat to
each other. Or I don't know even know if they did
to each other, but to family members. But they
were first interviewed by us.
Q. Not by a local law enforcement -- when you
say "us" you're talking about FBI?
A. I'm sorry. FBI, and there was a state
investigator involved in some of the interviews, but
typically it was with an FBI agent.
Q. All right, and who was that state
A. Tracey Bowen.
Q. And what agency is she a member of?
A. Putnam County Sheriff's Department.
Q. All right. Was there anyone from DFACS?
A. No, Sir. No, sir.
Q. Were the children taken to DFACS?
A. No, sir.
Q. And none off the DFACS personnel or their
procedures were employed in connection with obtaining
A. No, sir. There was no need to.
They were with their family members.
Q. They were with the family members who --
A. They were with family members that were not
Nuwaubian members and living on the compound.