Police officers stand guard at the church after the attack (Photo: VNA)

Jakarta (VNA) - A man carrying bombs attacked a priest in a church in North Sumatra province, Indonesia, on August 28, leaving four people injures.

According to a local TV, the bomber was stopped by two Christian followers so the bombs in his backpack failed to be exploded. The bomber immediately attacked the priest with his knife.

The attack injured the priests, the two Christian follower and the bombers.

The Police arrested the attacker and two his accomplices while two others escaped.

The suicide bombing is under investigation.-VNA