Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Man arrested trying to steal Magna Carta from Salisbury Cathedral

October 26, 2018 12:23 PM
194 0
Man arrested trying to steal Magna Carta from Salisbury Cathedral

A 45-year-old man is in custody after he allegedly tried to steal one of the four surviving original copies of the Magna Carta from its display case at a British cathedral.

Wiltshire Police revealed on Friday that alarms went off at the Salisbury Cathedral on Thursday afternoon after a person tried to smash the glass box surrounding the medieval document dating back to 1215.

Also read: Pennsylvania mystery man, woman accused of breaking into home, launching meat cleaver attack

Read more

Share in social networks:

Comments - 0