Tag: assault

Guilty Plea In Mt Vernon Church Stabbing

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments



White Plains, NY – The Westchester County District Attorney's office announced that Jonathan Green, 39, of Mount Vernon, New York, pled guilty to the top count of the indictment charging him with Attempted Murder relating to the stabbing of his ex-girlfriend. On August 3, 2011, at approximately 9:01 pm, the defendant approached his ex-girlfriend as […]




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South Orange Woman Assaulted at St. Joseph’s Rectory

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments



A South Orange woman who works at the rectory at St. Joseph's Church in Maplewood was assaulted on Wednesday morning by an intruder in her basement office. While the suspect did not have a weapon, he viciously beat the woman. Family friends report that she suffered traumatic injuries that required surgery. Maplewood Police Chief Robert […]




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Jehovah’s Witnesses church leader ‘poisoned’ by rival

| March 4, 2012 | 0 Comments



THE Adelaide Hills Jehovah's Witnesses community has been rocked by the alleged poisoning of a church official and his young family by a rival. The extraordinary series of events, in which glyphosate weed killer was injected into food, milk and fruit juice cartons in a fridge, was uncovered only after the victim set up a […]




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Maintenance Worker Attacked On The Job

| February 4, 2012 | 0 Comments



CORPUS CHRISTI – A maintenance worker was attacked by a homeless man at a local church today, putting a nearby school on lockdown. It happened at Saint Bartholemew's on Airline as the worker was about to fix an air conditioning problem. Maintenance worker Jason Park told police he was going into an outdoor shed to […]




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Pensioner punched priest during Mass

| January 22, 2012 | 0 Comments



A Churchill pensioner who punched a priest in the head appeared at Letterkenny District Court. 66-year-old Seamus Doherty, of the Rock, Churchill, appeared charged with assaulting Fr. Michael McKeever, at St Colmcille’s Church in Glendowan, Church Hill on January 15, 2011. He was also charged with a number of public order offences on various other […]




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OSBI investigates 12-year-old’s death after assault at church

| January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments



WASHITA COUNTY, Okla. – Agents with the Oklahoma Bureau of Investigation are looking into the death of a 12-year-old boy following youth services at a Washita County church Wednesday night. Lane B. Madison and a 13-year-old boy got into an altercation at the Cordell First Baptist Church around 8 p.m. During the fight, Madison's head […]




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Transient dies in police custody 5 days after fight at church

| January 4, 2012 | 0 Comments



SANTA ANA – A 53-year-old transient died during a mental-health evaluation Monday, several days after he was involved in a confrontation with officers who arrested him after a fight with churchgoers, police said. Mario Marin reportedly died while undergoing treatment at UCI Medical Center, but since police were involved in the arrest that led to […]




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Three Heroes Stop Vicious Attack On Church Grounds

| December 11, 2011 | 0 Comments



HONOLULU — "She fought pretty hard, but he had her to the ground pretty quickly," said Joshua Riley as he stood on the grounds of the First Church of Christ, Scientist on Punahou Street in Honolulu. "It just happened so fast," he said. It was 1:30 Wednesday morning. Joshua, along with his friends Noel Krasomil […]




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Supporters come to St. Margaret of Scotland to show love for beaten priest

| December 11, 2011 | 0 Comments



Rick Voris lives in Crestwood now, but he still comes regularly to St. Margaret of Scotland Church, his childhood parish, to listen to the man who baptized one of his daughters and buried both his parents. Voris, 59, was inside the South Side church again Thursday evening — along with about 300 other people — […]




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Homeless man accused of assaulting OL preacher & threatening to burn church

| December 2, 2011 | 0 Comments



A homeless man who slapped a pastor and threatened to blow up the pastor's church has been charged with several crimes including aggravated assault and battery, according to Oak Lawn police. Adam E. Pauplawskas III, 34, of Chicago, was also charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest on Nov. 18, police said. The Rev. Russell […]




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Houston man accused of beating another man up at church function

| December 1, 2011 | 0 Comments



HOUSTON – A man is facing aggravated assault charges after investigators say he beat up another man at a church function. Charges were filed against Berlin Omar Pacheco, 41, on November 15, 2011. According to court documents, Pacheco and the victim were at an event at their church in the 1600 block of Bingle on […]




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Man, 24, arrested in connection with knife attack at North Plains church

| October 4, 2011 | 0 Comments



A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a knife attack that occurred at a North Plains church last month, the city's police department reported. Last Tuesday, Alden David French, who lives in Washington County, was arrested on accusations of second-degree assault, menacing and unlawful use of a weapon, North Plains Police Chief Bill […]




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One in custody after man stabbed in fight at Calgary church

| September 12, 2011 | 0 Comments



A fight in a church on Sunday afternoon left a man with a minor stab wound. "It was an altercation that occurred in the St. Mary's church and then an individual was stabbed in the leg," said duty inspector Darren Cave. It happened in the 200 block of 18th Avenue S.W. Read more: http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/custody+after+stabbed+fight+Calgary+church/5387041/story.html#ixzz1XmybbGFe




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Memphis man says fear was in his heart when he stabbed pastor 91 times

| September 2, 2011 | 0 Comments



A Memphis man said Thursday he stabbed and bludgeoned a church pastor to death in 2008 because he feared a sexual attack and also feared for his life. Andre Harris told a Criminal Court jury that he became enraged during a struggle with Ronald Paige and that he did not realize he had stabbed the […]




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Vicar forgives youth who set fire to church

| September 2, 2011 | 0 Comments



A TEENAGER who robbed an 84-year-old woman at knifepoint in a church he had set alight at the end of a spree of violent offending has been jailed. The 14-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, demanded cash from the old lady after confronting her in St Bartholemew’s and All Saints’, in Wootton […]




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