A black church in Mississippi was set on fire and vandalized with the words 'Vote Trump'

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On Tuesday night, the Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church in Greenville, Mississippi, was set on fire and also vandalized with the words "Vote Trump" in white spray paint on the side of the building, local station WLBT reports.

No injuries have been reported and most of the damage occurred in the sanctuary, according to the Delta Daily News.

The FBI is investigating the incident.

"The FBI Jackson Division is aware of the situation in Greenville, and we are working with our local, state and federal law enforcement partners to determine if any civil rights crimes were committed," the FBI statement read, according to Therese Apel of the Clarion-Ledger.

This incident comes almost one year after a string of mostly black churches — all within the St. Louis area — were set on fire.

There's a long history of attacks on black churches in the United States, theAtlanticpointed out. The burning of black churches dates back to slavery and continued into the civil rights era when Ku Klux Klan members bombed the 16th Street Church in Birmingham, Alabama on Sept. 15, 1963, killing four black girls.

Then for one year between 1995 to 1996, about 145 black churches across the country were set on fire, resulting in Congress passing the Church Arson Prevention Act.

The Greenville police department did not immediately respond to request for comment.

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BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: A homeless couple rest at the Seashore Mission which offers services to the homeless and those in need on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: Laz, who is homeless, takes his breakfast at the Seashore Mission which offers services to the homeless and those in need on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: Dirt streets still make up parts of East Biloxi on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: A housing complex offers low income apartments to area residents on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: A homeless man prays at the Seashore Mission which offers services to the homeless and those in need on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 02: A homeless man takes off his scarf at a restaurant on January 2, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: A homeless man holds a cross before praying at the Seashore Mission which offers services to the homeless and those in need on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: A family participates in a church service before a meal at the Seashore Mission which offers services to the homeless and those in need on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 02: Used mattresses are for sale at a store selling pre-owned merchandise on January 2, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: Boomtown Casino sits on the water on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: People gamble at a casino on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: Two young men pose before a wall in their hometown on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. Both youths have had difficulty finding employment and opportunity in Biloxi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03: A homeless man who spent his life in the seafood industry pauses at the Seashore Mission which offers services to the homeless and those in need on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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