Minnesota’s governor declared that an explosion at a mosque outside Minneapolis over the weekend was “an act of terrorism.”
An improvised explosive device caused an explosion at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, the FBI said. The FBI is the lead investigative agency and said it is working on determining who set off the explosive and why.
The Islamic center said on a GoFundMe page that the FBI says Saturday’s blast “was caused by ‘destructive device’ in a suspected hate crime.” The center is raising money for repairs to damage caused by the blast. Read more at CNN.