Two Church Burglaries in Rennes

Country: France

Date of incident: November 25, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



Notre-Dame-en-Saint-Melaine Church and Saint-Sauveur Basilica in Rennes were burglarized during the night of November 24th to 25th by unknown thieves. The doors were pried open with crow bars and offertory trunks were broken. The parish priest of Notre-Dame called the incident "ugly and hurtful."

Source: Ouest France 
Photo: Twitter page of Nicolas Guillou, curé paroisse ND de Rennes