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Man arrested at New York cathedral had booked hotel near Vatican

April 25, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Marc Lamparello, who was arrested last week when he tried to enter St. Patrick’s cathedral in New York carrying containers of gasoline and lighter fluid, had reserved a hotel room in Rome, not far from the Vatican, officials have revealed. Prosecutors charged that Lamparello planned to burn down the cathedral, then board a flight to Rome the next day.

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