The Islamic Center of Fort Pierce was set on fire just after midnight Monday morning. The mosque is the same one that Pulse nightclub shooter, Omar Mateen, had visited regularly before his killing spree that took the lives of 49 people. Police are looking for a white or Hispanic male driving a Harly Davidson who might have burnt himself while starting the fire. The man’s motives are still unknown.
The Islamic Center of Fort Pierce was set on fire early Monday morning. The mosque is the same one where Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen had prayed regularly before he went on his killing spree that ended the lives of 49 people in Orlando.
The blaze was set just after midnight and no one was inside the mosque at the time. Police and firefighters responded after two drivers called 911 notifying them of flames.
The St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office released a statement on…