A North African Muslim wreaked havoc on a wedding ceremony in Spain over the weekend, shouting “Allahu Akbar” as he charged toward the priest who was performing the ceremony.
Members of the wedding party managed to restrain the man.
He was later identified as a Moroccan national and arrested by police.
Check it out (via Gateway Pundit):
Dramatic video footage from Spain shows a North African Muslim causing mayhem in the middle of a wedding ceremony underway in the north-western city of Valladolid Saturday evening.
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The footage, taken in the city’s historic Church of San Pablo, captures several moments of pandemonium as the uninvited guest reacts violently to being confronted by groomsmen – sending candles, chalices and liturgical items crashing from the altar in his struggle to avoid restraint.
Authorities confirmed the man did have a criminal history.
According to police, the man had a history of public order offenses and will be charged with disorderly conduct, threatening behavior and an offense against ”religious sentiment.” No word, as of yet, on the cancellation of his visa or on deportation back to Morocco.
Local news reported on the event (via ABC):
Those same sources have stated that the arrested man is a 22-year-old Moroccan resident in Valladolid with student permission , and has been “accused of disturbing public order, threats and crime against religious feelings”. According to these sources, the young detainee has a history of disorderly conduct.
According to these same witnesses, the incident has forced the ceremony to stop for “about twenty minutes.” After the arrest of the man and the inspection of the temple by the Tedax , and after calming the bride and groom, witnesses and guests, it was possible to resume the ceremony.
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