Unknown perpetrators murdered a religious brother in Venezuela
In Venezuela, a 46-year-old religious brother from the La Salle School was murdered. Br Luigi Manganiello was the son of Italian migrants. He was murdered on the feast of the Epiphany in Barquisimeto on the grounds of the Catholic school of which he was the headmaster.
The perpetrators of the murder are unknown. A statement from the Archdiocese of Caracas states that the murdered relgigious was well known and highly regarded in the area.
Br. Luigi Maganiello was involved in youth apostolate and vocational ministry.