News – AU – Man with swastika on forehead accused of accidentally attacking a woman with flamethrower in Perth

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The man allegedly shouted racist profanity and tried to burn a woman with a makeshift flamethrower in a “cowardly and random attack” on the outskirts of Perth

The West Australian police are looking for a man who painted a swastika on his head when he allegedly attacked a woman with a flamethrower

Police say the 40-year-old woman and her teenage daughter were approached by the man in the southeastern suburb of Gosnells, Perth on Saturday night

They say he yelled at the woman with racist profanity before attempting to burn her with a makeshift flamethrower made with a can of deodorant and a lighter

Washington police released this footage of a man who allegedly attacked an indigenous mother and daughter with a makeshift flame thrower over the weekend, police say the man yelled racist abuse and painted a swastika on his forehead @SBSNews @NITV picTwittercom / g9aqEpszIw

Washington police would like to speak to the man who is described as fair-skinned, about 40 years old, and 175 cm tall at the time of the attack, he had a white swastika painted on his forehead

“We treat this cowardly and accidental attack on a woman and her child and do nothing more than go to the stores very seriously in the early evening,” said Detective Senior Sergeant Sean Bell on Tuesday

“We have allocated all available resources to find this man. Someone in the community knows who this person is, and we ask the community member to contact us and help identify that person “

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News – AU – Man with swastika on his forehead accused of accidentally attacking a woman with flamethrowers in Perth
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