Arson suspect shot at Jewish synagogue in France

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Published: 2024-05-17 20:49

Last Updated: 2024-06-16 22:15


Arson suspect shot at Jewish synagogue in France
Arson suspect shot at Jewish synagogue in France

French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin provided initial details regarding the individuals involved in the attempted arson at a Jewish synagogue.

French authorities reported that police shot a man suspected of setting fire to a synagogue in the northern city of Rouen.

French media reported on Friday that the man succumbed to his injuries and passed away.

Darmanin emphasized the efforts of the French Interior Ministry to safeguard the Jewish community within the country.

He added that the suspect responsible for the synagogue fire in Rouen was of Algerian descent.