Cops arrest man who walked into cathedral with gas cans and LIGHTER days after Notre Dame

A MAN has been arrested after trying to walk into New York's St Patrick's cathedral carrying gas cans and a lighter – days after Notre Dame went up in flames.

The 37-year-old suspect from New Jersey was arrested at 8pm local time (4pm BST) on Wednesday.

It came just days after a devastating fire ravaged Paris’ iconic Notre Dame Cathedral.

CNN journalist Lauren del Valle tweeted: “A 37-year-old emotionally disturbed man was apprehended by the NYPD Counterterrorism Unit after bringing gas cans into St. Patrick’s Cathedral tonight.

“No one was injured. NYPD press conference shortly.

“A church...
source: Daily Star

2019-04-18 13:08
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