Foreign media: 1 dead, 4 injured in knife attack in Spanish church

Reference News Network reported on January 26 that according to Singapore’s “Lianhe Zaobao” website, a knife attack occurred in the southern Spanish city of Algeciras on January 25. A man attacked with a knife in two local churches, killing at least 12 people. Dead and 4 injured.

According to reports, at around 8:00 p.m. local time on the 25th, a man attacked with a knife in two churches in Algeciras, killing one clergyman and injuring at least four others. The attacker has been arrested by the police. The two churches are about 300 meters apart.

A video released by local police shows two officers escorting a handcuffed man in a hooded sports top to a police station. Police have not released details such as his name and nationality.

Spain’s “Nation” quoted police sources as saying that the police are investigating the case, and the Spanish National Court believes that the case may be suspected of terrorist attacks.