Police release 911 call made by priest in attack - KCTV5

Police release 911 call made by priest in attack

Posted: Updated:
The Rev. Kenneth Walker, left, was shot to death and the Rev. Joseph Terra, right, was brutally beaten. The Rev. Kenneth Walker, left, was shot to death and the Rev. Joseph Terra, right, was brutally beaten.
PHOENIX (CBS5) -

Police have released a 911 call made by a priest as he reported an attack of a fellow priest at their Phoenix church.

On the call, the Rev. Joseph Terra is out of breath as he reports that his assistant priest has been attacked. He stays on the line as police and paramedics rush to the scene and a dispatcher instructs him how to administer CPR on the Rev. Kenneth Walker, 28.

Terra could not provide much information to the dispatcher, saying he had no description of the attacker.

Walker was killed in the attack. Police still have no suspects.

Stay with cbs5az.com for updates on this story.

Copyright 2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved.  CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation) contributed to this report.

  • Police release 911 call made by priest in attackMore>>

  • SIDEBAR: Priests attacked

    Monday, June 23 2014 10:55 AM EDT2014-06-23 14:55:17 GMT
    PD: Anger at religion might be behind attack on Phoenix priests (6/13/14) PDF: Silent Witness flier (6/13/14) Hundreds gather for special service honoring Catholic priests (6/13/14) Community praysMore >
    PD: Anger at religion might be behind attack on Phoenix priests (6/13/14) PDF: Silent Witness flier (6/13/14) Hundreds gather for special service honoring Catholic priests (6/13/14) Community praysMore >
Powered by WorldNow
KCTV 5 News

Online Public File:
KCTV  KSMO

Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2014, KCTV; Kansas City, MO. (A Meredith Corporation Station) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.