Theft from Catholic Church of St Anna

Country: Germany

Date of incident: September 11, 2020

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



September 11th, between 12 and 19:30 hrs, a display case was broken open in the provost church of St. Anna in Schwerin. Unknown perpetrators stole the relic of Saint Ansgar. The perpetrators also broke open two alms boxes in the church. The total damage to property amounts to about 1,400 euros, but the value of the stolen relic has not been quantified. Police opened an investigation.

Source: Schwerin-lokal
Photo: Police press release