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Man held as four stabbed at mosque in Birmingham

Police investigating the stabbing of four people, including a policeman, inside a Birmingham mosque say the motive for the attack is unclear.

Officers were called to the mosque on Washwood Heath Road in Ward End at about 23:00 BST on Saturday.

A 32-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

Speaking at a news conference, Ch Supt Alex Murray said worshippers inside the mosque displayed "real brave action".

  • 16 Jun 2013
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