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Belgian priest stabbed in his home when he refused to give Muslim asylum seeker money

Belgian priest, 65, stabbed in his home when he ‘refused to give asylum seeker money after letting him use his shower’

  • The Belgian priest has been named locally as 65-year-old Jos Vanderlee
  • He reportedly let the asylum seeker use his shower at his home in Lanaken
  • The suspect allegedly asked the priest for money and then stabbed him
  • The mayor of Lanaken said the incident ‘can’t be linked to terrorism’

A priest has been stabbed in his own home when he allegedly refused to give an asylum seeker money after letting him use his shower.

Father Jos Vanderlee, 65, suffered injuries to his hands and tendons during the incident at his property in Lanaken, Belgium.

The asylum seeker knocked on the pastor’s door to ask for help and whether he could use his shower, reports Belgian newspaper Het Nieuwsblad.



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