Church stabbing suspect in custody

Man attacked during prayer

CORPUS CHRIST, TX - One of the four people hurt in a stabbing attack during a church service in Corpus Christi, Texas died.

Police took in 28-year-old Marco Moreno for the attack.

Officials say a 61-year-old parishioner died at the scene after being stabbed in the neck.

The pastor who sustained life-threatening injuries was hospitalized and is in critical condition.

Two churchgoers who tried to stop the attack were also hurt but are expected to be okay.

He is being charged with one count of murder and three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. His bail was set at nearly 1.5 million.

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