3 years for attack on Somali family house

The perp stuck a vuurwerkbom and a photo of Geert Wilders with racist texts on the window of the family.

A 22-year-old man from Pannerden is sentenced Friday to three years in prison for the attack on the home of a Somali family in his hometown. He stuck a vuurwerkbom in december 2015 on the window next to the front door and stuck to. By the blasts hit the House in the Gelderse place heavily damaged.

Also hung the man pamphlets with a picture of PVV leader Geert Wilders, with the text: "Blank is better. Own people first! Immigrants must be outta here! This is only the beginning! '' The family, which fled to Netherlands years ago, felt this no longer safe and has moved.

Against the man was five years imprisonment. But the Court in Arnhem thinks that "looking at the penalties be imposed in cases with a similar violent aspect" too high.

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