Liturgical Organ and Music Equipment Stolen During the Day

Country: France

Date of incident: July 28, 2022

On 28. July, the Norman councillor discovered that the liturgical organ and the sound equipment of the church of Saint-Jean-Baptiste were stolen in Omonville la Rogue. A complaint was filed with the Police.

"Incivility is taking over our countryside", commented the town councillor Robert Roucan, he added: "It's appalling".

"The theft was probably committed between 23 and 28 July," said the elected representative, who discovered the theft on the 28th of July, when he went to the church to make sure that everything was in place for his son's wedding. On the 23rd "everything was in place".

"This is the incivility that is taking over our countryside," says Robert Roucan, adding that "the church doors are closed every evening at 6 pm". According to, the mayor of the commune, Pascal Monhurel, has since lodged a complaint with the Beaumont-Hague gendarmerie.