Tag: stabbing

Pastor prays for church shooting victim, attacker

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments



TORONTO – This past Sunday, I witnessed what I have never witnessed in my church before. A loyal member of our church and mentor of our youth, Tyrone Darling, was stabbed by a stranger before my own eyes. I was shocked and saddened by what had happened. When I made Canada my home in 1989 on a […]




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Man Sentenced for Stabbing Girlfriend Outside Grand Island Church

| September 29, 2013 | 0 Comments



A 41-year-old Grand Island man will spend 30-40 years in jail for stabbing his estranged girlfriend at least 20 times outside a church. Hall County Attorney Mark Young says that on May 17, Aslin Nabarro had been drinking since 3 a.m. Young says Nabarro was convinced that his girlfriend, Mirna Medina-Colocho, 33, was cheating on […]




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City police seeking man for attempted murder in stabbing outside church

| June 12, 2013 | 0 Comments



Lancaster city police have charged a man with attempted homicide for a stabbing last month outside a church. Israel Polanco-Cano is charged with stabbing a man waiting in line for a free breakfast May 25 at First Reformed Church, 40 E. Orange St. As of today, Polanco-Cano remains at large, city police said. Officers spent […]




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Police continue to investigate stabbing outside city church

| June 3, 2013 | 0 Comments



Lancaster city police said today they have made significant progress in an investigation of a stabbing on Saturday that hospitalized a man. The man was stabbed while waiting in line for a free breakfast at First Reformed Church, 40 E. Orange St., according to police. He was stabbed outside the church. He went to a […]




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Church stabbings suspect enters plea

| June 2, 2013 | 0 Comments



ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The man accused of stabbing three people at an Albuquerque church appeared in court Friday to enter a plea to multiple charges. Lawrence Capener pleaded not guilty to charges of attempted murder and four counts of aggravated battery with bodily harm. Police arrested Capener after they say he stabbed the choir director […]




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2 brothers dead in stabbing at church

| May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments



HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) –  Two brothers are dead after a stabbing at a West Huntsville church. Emergency crews responded to West Huntsville United Methodist Church at 3104 9th Avenue before 11:30 a.m. Tuesday.  Police said one man was found dead inside the church and the other was taken from the church to the hospital where […]




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Grand Island woman stabbed 20 times

| May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments



A Grand Island woman was stabbed 20 times Friday in front of a church. The suspect is her estranged boyfriend. It took place in the parking lot of St. Mary's Catholic Church around 11:30 Friday morning. Police say 33-year-old Mirna Medina-Colocho was arguing with her estranged boyfriend. They say 41-year-old Aslin Nabarro then produced a […]




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Suspect indicted in church stabbings

| May 15, 2013 | 0 Comments



The man suspected of stabbing four churchgoers during a late-April service was indicted Tuesday on one attempted murder charge, in addition to several other charges for aggravated assault and battery. The state District Court indictment comes after police said Lawrence Capener, 24, injured four people when he tried to kill the choir leader at St. […]




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911 operators receive training since church stabbings

| May 15, 2013 | 0 Comments



The address of your emergency is an important piece of information for 911 operators, but it can get lost during chaotic scenes. There were a dozen 911 operators and 8 dispatchers working on Sunday, April 28. They received 11 calls for help from inside St. Jude Thaddeus in Paradise Hills. "The calmer we get, the […]




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Woman Stabbed To Death Behind Church

| May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments



(Wynne, AR) Police in Wynne, Arkansas are investigating the stabbing death of a woman behind a church. In a grassy area off West Poplar Street in Wynne, AR, police say Sarah Collins, 33, lost her life. Police say she was stabbed several times just feet from the Church of Jesus Christ. Church had just ended […]




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Church stabbing victims return home

| May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments



The two most severely injured victims in Sunday's church stabbings are now back home. Both Adam Alvarez and Gerald Madrid got out of the hospital Thursday.  Alvarez has several large stab wounds on his left arm and hand.  Madrid was stabbed four times in the back. They both said the healing has begun, but they […]




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VIDEO: Security Increasing At Churches

| May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments



Security in church, it's prompting a new discussion between religious communities and law enforcement.  




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Conspiracy theory sparked church stabbing

| April 29, 2013 | 0 Comments



ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. —Albuquerque police said that off-duty officers played a vital role in stopping a rampage in a northwest Albuquerque church on Sunday. Police said on Sunday afternoon, Lawrence Capener, 24, leaped from his seat, jumped over pews and charged the St. Jude Church choir director, Adam Alvarez. Witnesses said Capener was yelling "fake preacher" […]




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Victim in church stabbing speaks

| April 29, 2013 | 0 Comments



Gerald Madrid said he was stabbed during morning mass at St. Jude Thaddeus, a Catholic church in Northwest Albuquerque. Madrid, 53, told Action 7 News from his hospital bed at the University of New Mexico Hospital Sunday evening the man "had a knife and he stabbed me five times in the back." The stabbing rampage began late […]




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Pastor, neighbor share insight on church stabbing suspect

| April 29, 2013 | 0 Comments



ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Neighbors and the pastor of St. Jude Thaddeus Church are giving some insight into the man accused of stabbing four people at the northwest Albuquerque church on Sunday. Lawrence Capener, 24, was arrested at the church Sunday afternoon. Witnesses say during one of the final hymns, Capener got up from his pew, […]




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