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SAN ANGELO, Texas -- The 16-year-old girl whose call for help sparked a massive raid at the FLDS compound in Texas said her spiritual husband would "beat and hurt" her whenever he got angry -- once breaking her ribs, at other times choking her.

As he attacked her, another woman in the home held her infant child, the girl said in a March 29 call to an unnamed agency.

The new details about the call that sparked an unprecedented evacuation of children, some accompanied by their mothers, from a West Texas ranch in Eldorado are laid out in a chilling affidavit released Tuesday by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.

The girl's allegations led the state to investigate the ranch and later interviews with children revealed a "pattern and practice" of abuse that led officials to take temporary legal custody of 419 children.

Meisner said state officials believe all children have now been relocated from the ranch.

The children in custody are accompanied by 139 mothers.

The affidavit says the girl made a series of telephone calls, speaking quietly on a borrowed cell phone and stating she feared being overheard.

The girl said she had been brought to the ranch, owned by the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, three years earlier and left there by her parents. She said that when she was 15, she was spiritually married to man who was about 49 years old, becoming his seventh wife.

The abuse began almost immediately, she said. Her husband would hit her in the chest and choke her, with the most recent attack occurring on Easter Sunday.

She said she had been taken off the ranch for medical care when her ribs were broken, accompanied by her husband and another wife.

A doctor wrapped her torso with an ace bandage and told her to "take it easy for a few days."

The girl said her husband forced her to have sexual intercourse and that she is currently pregnant.

She said her past attempts to fake an illness and escape while receiving medical care away from the ranch were thwarted because she was not allowed to take her infant.

On March 30, the girl called an unnamed local family shelter and again described her situation. She also said that if she tried to leave, she believed she would be locked up.

The girl said that she had been told that outsiders would hurt her, force her to cut her hair and wear makeup and have sex with lots of men.

She also said she feared her parents were about to send a younger 15-year-old sister to the ranch and then began crying.

At that point, the affidavit says, the girl asked the person who took the call to forget everything she had said and that she is happy and fine.

The affidavit says that during the investigation at the ranch, authorities found a number of teenage girls who appeared to be pregnant minors, as well as young girls with infants.

"Investigators determined that there is a widespread pattern and practice among the residents of the YFZ ranch in which young minor female residents are conditioned to expect and accept sexual activity with adult men at the ranch on being spiritually married to them," it said.

"Under this practice, once a minor female child is determined by the leaders of the YFZ ranch to have reached child-bearing age, approximately 13 to 14 years, they are then spiritually married to an adult male member of the church. They are required then to engage in sexual activity with such males for the purpose of having children."

Officials went onto the ranch two days later, and have since alleged the man the girl was describing is Dale Evans Barlow, 50, of Colorado City, Ariz.

The affidavit described the struggles officials have had during interviews with the children.

"A number of the children interviewed were unable or unwilling to provide the names of their biological parents or identified multiple mothers and were unable or unwilling to provide information such as their own birth dates or birth places," it said.

"The adults on the YFZ Ranch also, in many instances, provided limited information or no information about parentage of the children or other information identifying the proper name, age or date of birth of children located on the YFZ Ranch. This has made it difficult to determine who are the parents of the children located on the YFZ Ranch."