Attempt of Arson at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Elmar

Country: Germany

Date of incident: May 13, 2011

An attempt of arson was noticed by a neighbour at Immaculate Heart of Mary church in Elmar on May 13th. Stranger(s) tried to set fire to several items in the church, including curtains, carpets and cushions. Locals extinguished the fire with water. The damaged amounts to about 2000 €.