Molotov cocktail thrown through window of Ogden LDS church

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OGDEN, Utah – An LDS wardhouse in Ogden was attacked overnight, authorities said. The ATF and FBI are investigating a Molotov cocktail that was thrown into the church located at 1590 13th Street.

According to Ogden’s Deputy Fire Chief Eric Bauman, it happened sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning.

Two janitors discovered the kitchen window had been broken when they arrived at work around 7:30 a.m. When they entered the church, they found the kitchen had gone up in flames.

“It’s contained to this one room, and right now the damage is estimated at around $1,000,” said Bauman.

The concoction of some kind of flammable liquid and fire could have done more damage, Bauman said, but fortunately the fire went out on its own.

Nearby resident and congregation member, Renee Keeney, said the incident isn’t the first for the church.

“There’s been several instances over here…

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