Catholic Cemetery of Sussargues Vandalised

Country: France

Date of incident: November 12, 2011

The cemetery of the village of Sussargues in France has been vandalised. The perpetrator(s) damaged about thirty graves and memorials. Crucifix were broken or turned upside down, statuettes of the Virgin Mary were planted head in the ground. Satanists tags are visible on many graves.

The tags on the graves included statements such as «The Beast in back», «Hell», «666» and other vulgar inscriptions against Christ. The people were very chocked and the prefect of the Languedoc-Roussilon region visited the cemetery the next morning. Sources:,416737.php