Incident: Santa Maria de los Angeles Parish vandalized

General Information
Title: Santa Maria de los Angeles Parish vandalized
Country: Chile
State/Province: Valparaíso
City: Reñaca
Other Address: Viña del Mar
Date of Incident: 2019-11-10
Security Level: Public
While a demonstration was taking place in Viña del Mar, a mob attacked the Santa María de los Ángeles parish in Reñaca. The attackers tore the image of San Expedito and Santa Teresa de Los Andes and destroyed them. They also destroyed stained glass windows and made graffiti outside the temple.
Nature of Incidents
Killings: 0
(Attempts) to destroy, vandalize or desecrate places of worship or religious buildings: 1
Closed places of worship or religious buildings: 0
Arrests/detentions: 0
Sentences: 0
Abductions: 0
Sexual assaults/harassment: 0
Forced marriages: 0
Other forms of attack (physical or mental abuse) 0
Attacked houses/property of faith adherents: 0
Attacked shops, businesses or institutions of faith adherents: 0
Forced to leave home: 0
Forced to leave country: 0
Non-physical violence : 0
Responsible Actor Category
Responsible Actor Name: Mobs
Responsible actor category: Normal citizens
Religion of Victim(s)
Religion of victim(s): Christian (not specified)
Additional Information
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Web Sources
Name: Unidentified people desecrate and attack churches in Chile amid social demonstrations