Church Vandalized in Rugles (Normandy)

Country: France

Date of incident: January 29, 2009

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



The tabernacle was forced opened, the chalice was stolen and some of the hosts were thrown to the ground. The parish priests Florent Babaka and Philippe Besnard reported the incident to the police.

Source: http://www.paris-normandie.fr/article/faits-divers/vandalisme-en-serie-a-leglise