Police officer recovering following mosque stabbings

A police officer who was stabbed as he went to tackle a knifeman in a mosque says he owes a massive debt of thanks to worshippers who helped him overpower the attacker.

The officer who was wearing a stab proof vest has undergone surgery to his stomach and side after being attacked by a man with a commando style knife. Andy Bevan reports.

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Birmingham Mosque stabbings

A man has been arrested after three men and a police officer were stabbed at a Ward End mosque on Saturday night.