Dresden (dpa / sn) - An arson attack was carried out on a kebab shop in Dresden.

A man threw a bottle with flammable contents into the shop on Loschwitzer Strasse on Tuesday afternoon, the police said.

The employees managed to kick out the burning fuse.

Nobody was injured, so there was no property damage.

According to the police, an employee was still able to hold the perpetrator when he tried to escape on a bicycle.

The stranger broke loose and ran away, according to the police.

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