Krasnodar police looking for a man who put out the cigarette butt of an icon of St. Michael the Archangel at the entrance to one of the local churches, writes “Komsomolskaya Pravda — Kuban” with reference to the press service of the regional main Department of internal Affairs.
“Revealed in social media content assigned to review, after which appropriate measures will be taken”, — said the Agency.
The police asked the rector of the Church, need to find a vandal. In conversation with the publication, the priest suggested that the young man was spoiled by the icon or by stupidity or for the sake of likes in social networks.
On Tuesday, February 6, one Instagram user posted on his account a few photographs in which the young man puts a cigarette to the face of a Saint and puts it on the icon. After criticism, the author removed the pictures.
A few years ago near this temple, burned the same image of the Archangel Michael. Then it was completely destroyed, and the perpetrators are not found, says “Komsomolskaya Pravda”.
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