Man Arrested for Setting Fire at Lyon Church

Country: France

Date of incident: December 5, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



A drunk man was arrested by Lyon police for setting fire to a garbage can placed against the door of the Saint-Georges church. The fire caused extensive to the door and smoke damage inside the church.

Source and photo: Facebook Page of Eglise Saint-Georges de Lyon