MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Bloomington mosque is celebrating its renovation Wednesday, just months after a bomb caused extensive damage to its building.
A bomb went off during prayers at the Dar-Al Farooq Community Center last August.READ MORE: Deployment Of National Guard Makes Some Feel On Edge, Others More Safe
No one was hurt in the blast, but the Imam’s office suffered extensive damage.READ MORE: Pedestrian Struck And Killed In Hopkins, Driver Taken Into Custody
The community celebrated the work completed by North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters, which volunteered to renovate the office.
“That shows, you know, how valuable is the relationship between the community, all parts of the community,” said congregation member Mohamed Farah. “The term ‘Minnesota Nice’ is a true term. It’s not something that is concocted.”MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Center Issues Last-Minute Curfew After Protesters Arrested At Police Building
The FBI is still investigating the incident. No arrests have been made.