Vandalism of Chiesa di Sant’Orso Facade

Country: Italy

Date of incident: May 17, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



Both sides of the main wooden entrance portal to the church of Sant'Orso were painted with female faces in the Japanese comic style during the night of May 16th to 17th. The vandals also painted the letters A and T next to the faces. Police are reviewing CCTV footage.

Source: Il Giornale di Vicenza