Arson in Oetwil am See Church

Country: Switzerland

Date of incident: February 7, 2020

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



On February 7th, shortly before 5 a.m., heavy smoke came from the Kirche am Chilenrain in Oetwil am See. According to the Zurich cantonal police, the fire caused property damage of several hundred thousand francs. A 41-year-old was arrested on suspicion of setting the fire.

Source: NZZ
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