Niort: Teenager Stabbed in Notre-Dame Church

Country: France

Date of incident: March 8, 2018

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



A 15-year-old boy praying at the church of Notre-Dame in Niort was assaulted around 6:30 p.m. on March 8th. Two hooded men ordered him to undress. When he refused, they stabbed him in the leg with a knife. The injured teen was transported to the Niort hospital by firefighters. No further information about the assailants was given by media reports.

Source: La Nouvelle République 


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