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October 30, 2012
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People comfort one another outside of the Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, in Forest Hill, Texas, after the church’s founding pastor was killed Monday by an attacker who rammed a car into a church wall, chased the pastor and beat him with an electric guitar, according to police.

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Hundreds of distraught church members gather at the Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, in Forest Hill, Texas, after the church’s founding pastor was killed Monday by an attacker who rammed a car into a church wall, chased the pastor and beat him with an electric guitar, according to police.

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An investigator looks over a car that was crashed into the Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church in Forest Hill, Texas, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. Forest Hill Police Chief Dan Dennis says the pastor of the church is dead after the driver of the car crashed into the building and began to assault him. Dennis said officers arrived Monday afternoon at the Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church to find an assault in progress. Dennis says the suspected attacker also later died shortly after being detained.

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Crime scene tape surrounds Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church in Forest Hill, Texas Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, as Forest Hill Police investigate the beating death of pastor Danny Kirk, Sr. Authorities say Kirk died after a man drove his car into the church and attacked the pastor with an electric guitar.

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One woman comforts another at the Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, in Forest Hill, Texas, after the church’s founding pastor was killed Monday by an attacker who rammed a car into a church wall, chased the pastor and beat him with an electric guitar, according to police.

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Verna Oates, right, and Flora Ford, left, comfort each other outside the the Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church where a car crashed into the church in Forest Hill, Texas, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. Forest Hill Police Chief Dan Dennis says the pastor of the church is dead after the driver of the car crashed into the building and began to assault him. Dennis said officers arrived Monday afternoon at the Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church to find an assault in progress. Dennis says the suspected attacker also later died shortly after being detained.

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Onlookers gather outside Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church in Forest Hill, Texas Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, as Forest Hill Police investigate the beating death of pastor Danny Kirk, Sr. Authorities say Kirk died after a man drove his car into the church and attacked the pastor with an electric guitar.