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Arrest has been made in the arson fire that damaged Florida mosque frequented by nighclub shooter

Posted at 4:55 PM, Sep 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-14 19:57:06-04
St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office officials say an arrest has been made in connection to the arson fire that heavily damaged a Florida mosque that Omar Mateen, the Orlando nightclub shooter, occasionally attended.
 
Details about the arrest have not been disclosed.
 
The Islamic Center of Fort Pierce sustained extensive damage in a fire set late Sunday on the 15th anniversary of the September 11th terror attacks. The blaze also coincided with the Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha.
 
No one was injured by the fire, which burned a 10-by-10-foot hole in the roof at the back of the mosque's main building and blackened the roof with soot.