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No new leads in Phoenix priest attack

Phoenix Chief of Police Daniel Garcia, right, pauses while speaking at a news conference as Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, left, listens in at Phoenix Police Headquarters, on Thursday, June 12, 2014, in Phoenix, speaking about a Wednesday evening attack that left a priest shot and killed and another injured at the Roman Catholic church the Mother of Mercy Mission. Police have no suspects at this point, but they are canvassing the neighborhood and going over physical evidence from the scene. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX -- Police, armed with only a vague description of a suspect, are continuing to investigate a deadly priest shooting at a Roman Catholic church in Phoenix.

Sgt. Steve Martos says authorities have no new leads in Wednesday night's shooting death of the Rev. Kenneth Walker and the beating of the Rev. Joseph Terra.

Martos says investigators are still processing evidence from the scene and in Walker's car. They also plan to keep going door to door in the neighborhood in the hopes of finding more witnesses.

According to Martos, Terra, who remains in critical but stable condition, was able to provide "limited information."

The investigation comes as Catholics around metropolitan Phoenix plan to attend Mass services on Father's Day weekend.

The church plans to keep its regular Mass schedule on Sunday.

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