4 Choir Members Stabbed at Albuquerque Church
Knifeman yelled 'false preacher'
By Rob Quinn, Newser Staff
Posted Apr 29, 2013 12:54 AM CDT
Two of the victims of the attack at St. Jude Thaddeus were severely injured, police say.   (YouHotNews)

(Newser) – Four people suffered non-life-threatening injuries when a knifeman leapt from the pews and attacked the choir at the end of a Sunday service in an Albuquerque church yesterday. The man yelled "false preacher" as he charged the choir, witnesses tell KOAT. A suspect identified as Lawrence Capener, 24, was arrested after being subdued by parishioners at the Catholic church. Police say he is not a parishioner and the motive for the attack is unknown, the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Drewzy
Apr 29, 2013 11:26 AM CDT
Lucky for the choir members that the nut didn't have a gun!
NoName777
Apr 29, 2013 7:36 AM CDT
To those who find this scary. Go out and get a CCW and a pistol you feel comfortable with. It's not scary when you are able to defend yourself (and others).
realtruth
Apr 29, 2013 7:00 AM CDT
Got to say it again.. Ban ALL Knives