"Västra Vingåker church and parish house has locked its gates after a man threatened to set fire to the buildings, reports the Katrineholm-Courier. The man has also addressed serious threats to two employees."
"– for us, It is a well-known person and this has been going on in all cases, a period of six months. It escalated two weeks ago and two of the staff have been threatened via text message, " says reverend Thore Rosenberg for the magazine."
"Church buildings will be closed during the daytime but has continued to be open for religious services and other activities."
" We have worked intensively to control up and make it as secure as possible. The most important thing is that our staff should feel secure. The police will take this very seriously and we are happy and grateful for, " says Rosenberg."