Arrests for Vandalism in Church

Country: France

Date of incident: November 18, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



On November 18th, five young people were arrested for vandalism at the church Saint-Gervais-et-Saint-Protais. Vandalism included urinating in confessionals and holy water stoups, tearing up a book, and attempting to set fire to the altar cloth.

Source: Ouest France