Incident Summary:

07/13/2017: Assailants set fire to a portable toilet at a Sunoco pipeline construction site in Campbelltown, Pennsylvania, United States. There were no reported casualties in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the incident; however, sources suspected the involvement of environmental extremists in the attack.

GTD ID:
201707130061

When:
2017-07-13

Country:
United States

Region:
North America

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Pennsylvania

City:
Campbelltown

Location Details:
The incident occurred on Chestnut Hill and Kreider roads in South Londonderry Township.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Business
Name of Entity Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.
Specific Description Portable Toilet
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
Environmentalists (suspected) 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
"Sunoco pipeline portable toilets target of arson," The Lebanon Daily News (Pennsylvania), July 13, 2017."
"Sunoco pipeline portable toilets target of arson," The Lebanon Daily News (Pennsylvania), July 23, 2017."
"Sunoco pipeline portable toilets target of arson," The Lebanon Daily News (Pennsylvania), July 14, 2017."