ORILLIA – On Saturday, Apr. 1, 2017 the Orillia Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a mischief at St. David’s Anglican Church on James Street in the city of Orillia.
The mischief involved at St. David’s Anglican Church involves damage to the cross located outside of the Church. The damage is relatively minor in nature however given the symbolic meaning behind the cross and the importance of this cross to the Church, parishioners and community it serves there will be a big impact.
The OPP is appealing to the public for witnesses or the person responsible to come forward. The Orillia OPP continues to investigate this incident.
If anyone witnessed this incident or has information regarding the circumstances they are encouraged to contact the Orillia OPP at 705-326-3536 or 1-888-310-1122.