Incident: Community kitchen volunteer brutally beaten

General Information
Title: Community kitchen volunteer brutally beaten
Country: Venezuela
State/Province: Miranda
City: Los Teques
Other Address:
Date of Incident: 2020-02-13
Security Level: Public
Pro-government elements brutally beaten to the coordinator of the community kitchen from Casa Padre Torres in the diocese of Los Teques. The hooded men entered the premises, threatened the assistants with a weapon and one of them approached to hit the 68-year-old volunteer. Due to serious aggression, the service was suspended.
Nature of Incidents
Killings: 0
(Attempts) to destroy, vandalize or desecrate places of worship or religious buildings: 0
Closed places of worship or religious buildings: 1
Arrests/detentions: 0
Sentences: 0
Abductions: 0
Sexual assaults/harassment: 0
Forced marriages: 0
Other forms of attack (physical or mental abuse) 1
Attacked houses/property of faith adherents: 0
Attacked shops, businesses or institutions of faith adherents: 0
Forced to leave home: 0
Forced to leave country: 0
Non-physical violence : 0
Responsible Actor Category
Responsible Actor Name: Criminal groups
Responsible actor category: Organized crime
Religion of Victim(s)
Religion of victim(s): Christian (Catholic)
Additional Information
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Web Sources
Name: Venezuela: The shocking assault on church canteen volunteer