Fire Set in Witzenhausen Church
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