Vandalism at Montevaccino Church

Country: Italy

Date of incident: February 19, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private

Paving stones were thrown at the windows of the nave of the church of San Leonardo, a crucifix on nearby private property was destroyed, and the lantern for the memorial to the fallen of all wars was smashed.

Parishioners arriving for Mass on February 20th discovered the damage and alerted church officials.

Source: La Voce del Trentino