Date: Tuesday, July 6, 2021

File: 21-26439

Victoria, BC – Esquimalt Division officers are investigating a mischief at an Esquimalt church.

Officers were called to an Anglican church in the 1300-block of Esquimalt Road at 3 p.m. on July 3rd for a report that the church had been damaged. There was damage to the church door and an attempt to dig up and remove a statue of St. Francis. The weight of the statue prevented its removal.

If you have any information about this incident, you are asked to call the Report Desk at (250) 995-7654 extension 1. To report what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.