Incident Summary:

02/06/2017: Assailants robbed and set fire to the Rodriguez Market and Restaurant in Notre Dame neighborhood, Manchester, New Hampshire, United States. There were no reported casualties in the attack. In a note left at the scene, the assailants spray-painted "KKK" (Ku Klux Klan) on the targeted business.



United States

North America

region/u.s. state:

New Hampshire


Location Details:
The incident occurred in the Notre Dame neighborhood.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Business
Name of Entity Rodriguez Market and Restaurant
Specific Description Store
Nationality of Target United States
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage $500,000.00
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
Ku Klux Klan (suspected) Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Note left at scene)
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
"Racist graffiti, arson hits New Hampshire store," The Boston Globe, February 8, 2017.
"Police Store burglarized, spray painted with 'KKK' before fire," Union Leader, February 7, 2017.
"Fundraising efforts begin to rebuild NH store destroyed by arson, racist graffiti," NH1 (New Hampshire), February 10, 2017.