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Police say 15-year-old arrested over Australian church stabbing

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Australian police said on Tuesday a 15-year-old boy had been detained over the stabbing of a bishop and a second clergyman at a church in Sydney during a live-steamed sermon.

New South Wales acting assistant commissioner Andrew Holland said the suspect was being treated for wounds to his hand and had been taken to a secure location after the attack sparked community unrest.

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