Lakeville, MN - Steven Richard Fay, a 34-year-old Minnesota man, has a good right to keep an eye out for impending lighting bolts. He was jailed Saturday after he allegedly walked up to the front of a church and then dumped a jar of urine on the alter.
According to police, a service at All Saints Catholic Church was in progress when Fay stood up and approached the alter.
say Fay then turned to the parishioners, opened a jar of urine and
poured the contents over the alter. A Book of Gospels and alter linens
were damaged from the substance.
"I hate Christians" Fay shouted,
as an off duty police officer and a church parishioner held him at bay
until police could arrive.
Damage to the church's property is estimated to be around $600
Fay was booked into the Dakota County Jail on a charge of felony damage to property. His bail has been set at $20,000.
Fay has been ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation. His next court appearance has been set for May 9.