Theft from Catholic Church of St Anna
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.
Photo: Police press release