Fire Set in Witzenhausen Church

Country: Germany

Date of incident: October 10, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



Police reported that at 3:30 p.m. on October 10th, a fire was found in the the Evangelical Free Church (Christuskirche) in Witzenhausen. Police officers discovered that several sheets of paper were lit in the area of ​​a stairway directly in front of a wooden shelf, with an oily liquid used as an accelerant. The ignited papers went out without spreading and there was only minor damage to property.

Source: Presse Portal 
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