Vandalism to Parish Church
Date of incident: November 4, 2018
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Private
Sometime between November 4th and 7th, unknown perpetrators smashed in a window at the St. Walburgis Church in Menzelen-Ost. The damage was discovered by church staff on the evening of November 7th. The perpetrators threw an object into a glass window with lead glazing with an unknown object.
In the recent past, several attacks on church windows in the parish of St Ulrich occurred. Within only five months, there were four wanton destructions of historic stained glass at the church of St. Nicholas in Veen.