Incident Summary:

11/25/2016: Assailants set fire to Our Savior Lutheran Church in Tacoma, Washington, United States. There were no reported casualties in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201611250026

When:
2016-11-25

Country:
United States

Region:
North America

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Washington

City:
Tacoma

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Religious Figures/Institutions
Name of Entity Our Savior Lutheran Church
Specific Description Church
Nationality of Target United States
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Incendiary Arson/Fire
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
"Tacoma church badly damaged by suspected arsonist," Q13 Fox, November 26, 2016."