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17-year-old suspect confesses to stabbing 2 Latter-day Saints missionaries

Photo source: Screenshot taking from the news video of PRC 2 CLICK2Houston

The suspect who was rested the same day two sister missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were attacked and stabbed has confessed to committing the crime. This confessing came when the offender appeared in court.

He has been charged with two counts of burglary with intent to commit a felony.

The suspect who has confessed is a neighbor to the two Latter-day Saints. It has been revealed that he has been drinking right before the invading, attacking, and stabbing the two missionaries.

Related story: Two sister missionaries attacked and stabbed in their apartment

The 17-year-old gained access to the sisters’ apartment through the veranda and went to the kitchen for a knife before proceeding to commit the crime.

A statement released from church spokesperson reveals that the two sister missionaries are recovering and that they are praying for them. “We sincerely pray for them and their families as they deal with and heal from this ordeal. We are grateful for the medical workers and first responders who have been caring for the missionaries since this occurred.” said Daniel Woodruff, church spokesperson.

Below is a video on the court appearing reported by KPRC 2 CLICK2Houston:

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