According to the diocese, the robbers entered the buildings via a toilet window on the ground floor. They thought that the money from collections would be collected in the churches in the diocese. In a threatening tone they demanded money, gold and Picasso's, according to a statement from the diocese. They have 'killed one of their victims and threatened with death. Then they did not commit any other physical violence. 'According to the diocese, the robbers spoke German, an unknown foreign language and poor French.
The clergyman and his guest were not injured, but according to the diocese are still in shock.