Graffiti Threat on Vorarlberg Wall

Country: Austria

Date of incident: April 19, 2018

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private

During the 18th or 19th of April, unknown perpetrators vandalized a stone retaining wall in Rankweil with pink paint. Over ten meters, they sprayed the words "Deth (sic) to all Christians!" as well as a pentagram symbol. The retaining wall on Thomas-Lehrer-Weges leads to the Basilica of Rankweil, the pilgrimage church of Our Lady of the Visitation.


Witnesses are requested to contact the Rankweil police at 059 133 8158.

Sources: ORF and Vorarlberg Online