Federal officials investigating Molotov cocktail attack on Ogden LDS church

<strong>OGDEN—</strong> Federal officials are investigating after a Molotov cocktail was thrown through the window of a church in Ogden.

The Deseret News reports (http://bit.ly/13ZQPQK ) the device was thrown into a meetinghouse of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sometime Sunday night.

Ogden Fire Department Deputy Chief Eric Bauman says the remains of the failed weapon were found Monday morning by a maintenance worker. Bauman says it caused about $1,000 in damage to the kitchen of the church, which is located at 1590 E. 13th St.

The FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are getting involved because the target was a church. The Ogden City Fire Marshal is also investigating.

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