Incident Summary:

5/10/2010: In Jacksonville, Florida, United States a pipe bomb exploded at roughly 6:35 p.m. in a mosque during evening prayers. Sixty people were inside the building praying, but no one was injured or killed. There have been no claims of responsibility.

GTD ID:
201005100042

When:
2010-05-10

Country:
United States

Region:
North America

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Florida

City:
Jacksonville

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Religious Figures/Institutions
Name of Entity Mosque
Specific Description Islamic Center of Northeast Florida
Nationality of Target United States
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Other Explosive Type
Weapon Details
Pipebomb
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"FBI Finds Pipe Bomb Used in Blast at Fla. Mosque", AOL News, May 12, 2010"