Donation Box Torn from Wall of Church found at Bus Stop

Country: Germany

Date of incident: May 2, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



Police investigated the theft of an offertory box from a church in Wiehe (Thüringen). On May 2nd, church staff discovered that the donation box had been forcibly torn from the wall. It was later found at a bus stop. A small amount of cash was stolen, but the incident caused property damage of about 100 euros.

Source: Landespolizeiinspektion Nordhausen