29-Year-Old Man Confessed to Damaging Roadside Shrines

Country: Poland

Date of incident: February 12, 2020

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



A 29-year-old man who confessed to damaging roadside shrines in Jacinki, Kościernica and Szczeglino between February 12th and 13th faces up to two years in prison. "He confessed to committing these acts. He couldn't explain why he destroyed the shrines," the press officer of the Koszalin police said, noting that statues of the Virgin Mary were destroyed and crosses were broken.

Source: Radio Maryja