Niort: Teenager Stabbed in Notre-Dame Church
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