STORY: A machete-wielding man attacked a number of individuals at two church buildings in southern Spain on Wednesday.
No less than one individual was killed within the assault which occurred within the port metropolis of Algeciras.
Clergymen at two totally different church buildings, about 1,000 ft from one another, had been focused.
The person who was killed was Diego Valencia, a sacristan on the Nuestra Senora de La Palma church.
Spanish authorities mentioned they had been investigating what they referred to as a attainable “terrorist” incident.
Police mentioned the attacker had been arrested, and a police supply shared footage of a person in a hooded jumper and handcuffs being walked via a police station.
Police haven’t launched particulars of his identify or nationality.
Native media mentioned he was a 25-year-old Moroccan.
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez expressed his condolences to the victims, whereas the secretary basic of Spain’s Episcopal Convention, Francisco Garcia, spoke of his “nice ache” on listening to the information.