Thieves Fled Church after Trying to Steal Donation Box

Country: Germany

Date of incident: April 26, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



At about 4:30 pm on April 26th, two people entered the Annakirche in Düren (Nordrhein-Westfalen) and immediately noticed two males: One was kneeling in front of the donation and sacrificial candle container trying to cut open the padlock with a bolt cutter. When the witnesses approached the men, they fled the church.

Source: Polizei Düren