Vienna: Five monks in RAID on Church hurt


    During a Robbery in a Viennese Church and five monks were injured, one of them seriously. In the Catholic Church of Mary Immaculate in the district of Floridsdorf was on Thursday a man and forced a present there religious brother with a gun to lay on the ground, said police spokesman Harald Sörös, according to the Austrian news Agency APA. The culprit is the 68-year-old monk, miss, and him hard on the head hurt. One of the perpetrators should be 1,80 meters tall and German with an accent spoke.

    Four other friars who came to the Church, had to lie reported to be on the ground, were beaten and tied up. All five men were taken after their discovery, to the hospital. The police launched a large manhunt for two Suspects.

    at The time of the Robbery and no service was held in the Church. According to the information gathered in the investigation, at least a suspect with cash and valuables from the monks have called for, it was called by the police. The exact motive was not yet clear, a terrorist motive but ruled out.

    In the centre of Vienna had been vacated on Thursday, the famous St. Stephen’s Cathedral, because of a bomb alarm. An hour later, the Cathedral was re-opened after no explosive material had been found.