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Video: Police Announce Arrest in Phoenix Priest Murder Case

June 16, 2014  | 

VIDEO: Police Announce Arrest in Phoenix Priest Murder Case

Police confirmed the arrest of a suspect in the murder of Father Kenneth Walker, who was found dead at a Catholic church last week.

A Phoenix police spokesman told AzCentral.com investigators arrested a 54-year-old man with a history of aggravated assault and misconduct involving weapons on suspicion of killing the 28-year-old priest.

Father Kenneth Walker, 28, was shot and killed and Father Joseph Terra was wounded at a Catholic church Wednesday night near the state Capitol.

The spokesman confirmed the arrest of Gary Michael Moran hours before Valley residents honored Walker with a requiem Mass in Phoenix.

Tags: Phoenix PD, Homicide Investigations


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