Washington State Office of Attorney General Bob Ferguson
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 5, 2015
AG Ferguson Statement on Planned Parenthood Arson
OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson today released the following statement regarding a suspected arson at a Planned Parenthood facility in Pullman, Wa.:
Yesterday evening, the Pullman Fire Department issued a statement indicating that arson was the cause of the fire at the Planned Parenthood clinic there early yesterday morning.
My office is reaching out to local and federal law enforcement to offer our assistance in bringing the responsible parties to justice.
This act of violence has no place in a free society. I urge everyone to join me in condemning this cowardly, reckless and criminal act of intimidation and public endangerment.
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