Satanist Physically Threatened Parishioners and a Priest in St. Petersburg

Country: Russia

Date of incident: September 6, 2022

On September 6, a young man was arrested by the St. Petersburg police after he tried to enter into the church of the Venerable John of Kronstadt and threaten the parishioners and the priest with a cane. Both times, the parishioners threw him out before finally calling the police. To the police, the criminal declared himself a "Satanist" and claimed that "the Devil ordered him to kill a priest". He was arrested and later hospitalized.

Source: Деловой Петербург

Photo: пресс-служба ГУ Росгвардии по Петербургу и Ленинградской области