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Bishop of Liège in his home robbed

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The bishop of Liège by the end of Tuesday in his private apartment in the bishop’s palace by two masked men raided and robbed. People were clapping. After the robbery, the 67-year-old bishop Jean-Pierre Delville and his present cousin locked in a bathroom, where they Wednesday have been found. The thieves escaped with cash, three chalices from the chapel and several paintings.

According to the diocese pushed the raiders all the buildings via a toiletraam on the ground floor. They thought that the money from collections in the churches in the diocese to be collected. In a threatening tone, they demanded money, gold, and Picasso’s, according to a statement from the diocese. They have “one of their victims beaten and threatened with death. Then they committed no other physical violence.” The robbers spoke according to the diocese of German, an unknown foreign language, and French very badly.

The spiritual and his guest were not injured, but according to the diocese, still in shock.

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