Robbery of Saint-Pierre d'Equainville

Country: France

Date of incident: July 21, 2018

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



During the night between the 20th and the 21st of July 2018 the church Saint-Pierre d'Equainville, in the parish of Beuzeville, was robbed. The offenders entered by the sacristy door and stole everything that was of value: liturgical objects and candle holders. They rummaged through everything and scattered unconsecrated Hosts in the sacristy. Finally, they broke the tabernacle and stole the ciborium filled with consecrated Hosts. A complaint was filed and the police came to investigate.

Source: christianophobie.fr