Bible set on fire in Krefeld Church

Country: Germany

Date of incident: March 6, 2020

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



On March 6th, fires were set in the Catholic church Maria Waldrast in Krefeld. Between 10:00 and 6:00 p.m. someone set fire to a bible under a prayer bench in the nave of the church, as well as the paper displays in the entrance. The damage was minor. A week earlier, someone set a basket on fire in the church. The police began an investigation and sought witnesses.

Source: RP Online