Police officer receives bravery award

PC Adam Koch with his award, with fellow police officer. Credit: ITV News Central

A police officer who was stabbed while trying to tackle a knife-wielding man at a mosque in Birmingham, has been awarded for his bravery.

PC Adam Koch, suffered multiple knife wounds when he confronted the man who allegedly stabbed three members of the congregation at the mosque in Ward End in Birmingham at the weekend. PC Koch has already paid tribute to the worshippers who helped overpower him.