Friday, January 27, 2017
Young Polish lay missionary murdered in Bolivia - Independent Catholic News
Young Polish lay missionary murdered in Bolivia - Independent Catholic News: A young Polish missionary has been murdered during an attack on a childcare centre run by Polish nuns in Cochabamba, central Bolivia. Helena KmieÄ�, 25, who was working with the Salvator Missionary Volunteers, was reportedly stabbed on Tuesday, and died of her wounds. According to the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bolivian police have detained a number of suspects. Director Fr Adam Ziolkowski, said it appears robbers broke into the centre during the night and found Helena awake, 'she tried to defend herself and she was stabbed repeatedly' on her hands, arms and chest.