Church Profaned in Layrac: Young People Smoked Shisha on the Altar

Country: France
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Private
Tags: Desecration

August 31, 2017: After a report of continuing disorderly conduct in the church of Saint Martin de Layrac, surveillance equipment revealed that a group of young people had been sitting on the altar smoking the lighted shisha with candles during the month of August. The police intervened and the parents were summoned.

Source: Petit Bleu