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Las Cruces police investigate explosions near Calvary Baptist, Holy Cross

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments



LAS CRUCES >> Explosions about a half hour apart shattered the serenity of morning services at two Las Cruces churches Sunday, but caused no injuries and only minor damage, police said. The explosions happened at Calvary Baptist Church, 1800 S. Locust, shortly after 8 a.m. and Holy Cross Catholic Church, 1327 N. Miranda, about a half […]




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Church security a top priority in the wake of Charleston violence

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments



CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The murders in Charleston, South Carolina are at the forefront of many people's minds in religious circles. Suspect Dylann Roof walked into a church that had little security and welcomed him with open arms and shot nine people to death. The violence begs the question: Could this happen here? And, what […]




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Shelby police dashcam video shows Charleston shooting suspect’s arrest

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments



Shelby police on Monday released dashcam video of the arrest of Dylann Storm Roof, the 21-year-old white man accused of killing nine African-Americans during Bible study in a Charleston church with deep roots in the black community. The video confirms the Shelby Police Department’s account that Roof surrendered meekly after he was approached by officers […]




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Church shooting site to re-open; FBI reviews manifesto

| June 21, 2015 | 0 Comments



CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) – A small group of parishioners was allowed inside the bullet-scarred Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal church on Saturday, getting a firsthand glimpse of the room where nine people from their congregation were slain. Meanwhile, the FBI said it was investigating a manifesto purportedly written by the suspected gunman, 21-year-old Dylann Roof. The […]




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Arizona sheriff sending armed posse into black churches

| June 21, 2015 | 0 Comments



PHOENIX — A sheriff on trial, accused of harassing some members of a minority community, will send armed volunteer posse members into 60 black churches Sunday in response to the racially motivated attack in South Carolina earlier this week. Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who already is under federal supervision because of a ruling two […]




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Judge sets $1M bond on weapon charge; Church shooting suspect to remain in jail on murder charges

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments



CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – A judge set bond at $1 million on a single weapons charge against the suspect in a shooting at a downtown Charleston church, but bond was automatically denied on nine murder charges. Dylann Roof, 21, appeared in bond court at 2:15 p.m. Friday.  Relatives and family representatives of the nine people […]




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Details into Charleston shooting suspect’s background emerge

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments



COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) – There are new details emerging into what happened in the months leading up to the moment police say Dylann Roof opened fire inside a Charleston church, killing nine people. The 21-one-year-old is from the Midlands area, but Friday morning he was behind bars more than 100 miles away, facing charges in […]




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Man dead after bizarre church outburst

| June 29, 2014 | 0 Comments



INDIAN LAKE — A man is dead after bursting into a church service Saturday and causing a disturbance. State Police said Jason M. Berg, 44, of Indian Lake entered St. Mary's Church on state Route 28N around 4:43 p.m. and started shouting obscenities and throwing objects at parishioners. Two people in the crowd were injured by […]




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$1M bond set for suspect in slaying of Phoenix priest

| June 16, 2014 | 0 Comments



PHOENIX (CBS5) – Bond was set at $1 million for a 54-year-old ex-convict arrested in the shooting death of a 28-year-old Phoenix priest. Phoenix police confirmed Gary Moran, a homeless man with an extensive criminal record, was arrested Sunday night and jailed on suspicion of shooting the Rev. Kenneth Walker multiple times at Mother of […]




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Phoenix police confirm arrest in priest murder

| June 16, 2014 | 0 Comments



Phoenix police confirmed the arrest of a suspect in the murder of Father Kenneth Walker, a Phoenix police spokesman said Monday morning via social media. Investigators arrested a 54-year-old man with a history of aggravated assault and misconduct involving weapons on suspicion of killing the 28-year-old priest found dead in a rectory near downtown Phoenix […]




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Phoenix Police release suspect description in priest attack

| June 14, 2014 | 0 Comments



PHOENIX (KSAZ) – Phoenix Police are still investigating the murder of one priest and the assault on another. 56 year-old Father Joseph Terra made a 9-1-1 call Wednesday night after he was brutally attacked at the rectory at the Mother of Mercy Mission. "My assistant chased him, he's ben beaten, right now he's beaten," said […]




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After Phoenix attack, priests to focus on forgiveness

| June 14, 2014 | 0 Comments



Today and Sunday, some of the Valley's Catholics will file into pews, seeking the kind of comfort they can only find in community. Across the city, priests who would normally compose homilies about Father's Day and the mystery of faith celebrated on Trinity Sunday will instead talk about the shooting death of one priest and […]




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Phoenix mayor: Priest’s killing ‘strikes at our core’

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments



PHOENIX (CBS5) –  The Rev. Kenneth Walker was a simple man, but one who served his Catholic parish in downtown Phoenix faithfully in the two years since he was ordained. But his service to the congregations of Mother of Mercy Mission Catholic Church was cut short when he was gunned down in the church during […]




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Phoenix priest killed, another wounded in attack

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments



A 28-year-old priest was shot and killed and another wounded at a Catholic church Wednesday night near the state Capitol, a Phoenix police spokesman said. Police were responding to a burglary call shortly after 9 p.m. near 16th Avenue and Monroe Street at the Mater Misericordiae (Mother of Mercy) Mission, Sgt. Steve Martos said. The […]




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Gunman Enters Jewish Museum in Rampage, Kills Four; Attack Presumed Anti-Semitic

| May 24, 2014 | 0 Comments



Three people were killed on-site and another fatally wounded when a gunman attacked the Jewish Museum in the center of Brussels on Saturday, authorities said.  "Two women and one man are dead, a third person is in hospital," Interior Minister Joelle Milquet said at the scene, shortly after the attack. "We don't yet know if they were tourists […]




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