Angel statue destroyed outside Our Lady of Consolation Church in Williamsburg

Police are searching for suspects after someone destroyed an angel outside a Catholic church in Williamsburg. Parishioners from Our Lady of Consolation Church on Metropolitan

Parishioners found the 5-foot tall statue knocked off its base and shattered Tuesday morning.

Parishioners found the 5-foot tall statue knocked off its base and shattered Tuesday morning. (8/23/13)

BROOKLYN - Police are searching for suspects after someone destroyed an angel outside a Catholic church in Williamsburg.

Parishioners from Our Lady of Consolation Church on Metropolitan Avenue discovered the 5-foot tall statue knocked off its base and shattered on the ground sometime before 7 a.m. Tuesday.

Churchgoers say that unfortunately it isn't the first time statues outside their place of worship have been vandalized.

Investigators are urging anyone with information about the crime to come forward.
 

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