India: Priest Hunted Down And Stabbed To Death By Former Employee

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Sacristan arrested for stabbing Kerala priest to death

Thiruvananthapuram: The former church sexton who stabbed a 52-year-old Catholic priest to death on Thursday in Kerala's Ernakulam district was arrested from a forest on Friday afternoon, police said. Priest Xavier Thelekkat, a native of Kochi, was attached to the Angamaly diocese of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church and was the rector of the Kuruishmala Church. He was attacked and killed by his former sacristan Johnney, who has been servign the church for more than three decades. On Thursday, when the priest was coming down the hill as part of the Kuruishmala pilgrimage, Johnney stabbed the priest several times and fled to the forest. The police with the help of locals had launched a search into the forest and on Friday afternoon, a visibly tired Jomy was spotted in the forests. He was taken into the police custody. The accused will be interrogated and produced before a magistrate on Friday or Saturday. According to sources, Thelekat had fired Johnny three months ago. Johnny had approached Thelekat a few times thereafter, requesting to be reinstated. However, the priest was not keen to take him back. Source

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