Man Arrested for Destruction in Church

Country: Germany

Date of incident: December 22, 2018

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



A 19-year-old man was arrested after causing severe damage to the Apostelkirche in Kaiserslautern on the night of December 22nd. The accused destroyed three glass windows and sprayed the contents of a fire extinguisher in the church. When the police attempted to calm the man, he threatened the officers.

Source: Press Release Westpfalz Police