Sussex Church Suffers Repeated Vandalism
Country: United Kingdom
Date of incident: May 9, 2019
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Private
In the latest in a series of vandalism incidents at the St John the Evangelist church in Copthorne, the Victorian gate memorial to World War I veterans in the churchyard was kicked in and broken. The Churchwarden reported that this was the latest in a string of incidents at the village church. Police are investigating.