Stab­bing charge

The Chronicle - - NATION NEWS -

A MAN aged 72 has been charged with stab­bing a pri­est dur­ing Sun­day mass in Mel­bourne. Fa­ther Tomy Kalathoor Mathew, 48, was treated in hos­pi­tal for a neck wound.

He was stabbed about 11am as he be­gan to de­liver mass in Fawkner North.

The charged man, from Fawkner, was bailed to face Broad­mead­ows Mag­is­trates Court on June 13.

He was taken to hos­pi­tal for as­sess­ment.

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