Sacrilege: Baby Jesus Stolen, Replaced With Pig’s Head On Christmas Day

stolen baby jesusHaverhill Police in Massachusetts, United States, are battling to unravel circumstances behind the theft of a baby Jesus from a nativity scene. A priest of the Sacred Hearts Church, located in north Boston, alerted the police to the incident, on Christmas day, CNN reports.

Sacred Hearts
Sacred Hearts

Curiously, the baby Jesus was replaced with a pig’s head wrapped in plastic and tucked in the center of the manger, surrounded by Mary, Joseph and lamb figurines. Police are asking the public for help and plan a news conference Friday morning to address the issue.

Sign up for our Newsletter

Enter your email and stay on top of things,

Subscribe!