Incident Summary:

03/14/2017: Assailants set fire to Leader Price store in Narbonne, Occitanie, France. There were no reported casualties, although the store sustained damages. The assailants claimed to be part of the Comite d'Action Viticole (CRAV) and sources suspected they attacked the store for selling Spanish wine.

GTD ID:
201703140035

When:
2017-03-14

Country:
France

Region:
Western Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Occitanie

City:
Narbonne

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Business
Name of Entity Leader Price
Specific Description Store
Nationality of Target France
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
Comite d'Action Viticole 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
Sources
"Leader Price targeted by the Wine Action Committee," LaDepeche.fr, March 16, 2017."
"Narbonne: the wine action committee targets a Leader Price," France 3 TV, March 15, 2017."