Man held over Birmingham mosque stabbings
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after four people, including a policeman, were stabbed at a mosque in Birmingham.
Officers were called to the mosque on Washwood Heath Road in Ward End at about 23:00 BST on Saturday. The incident began during the final prayer session of the evening.
The officer was wounded as police arrested a 32-year-old man, who has since been taken to a secure mental health unit.
Jeremy Cooke reports.
16 Jun 2013
- From the section UK