(KMOV) – The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is searching for suspects who wrote Satan-themed messages on an Alton church and building over the weekend.
According to deputies, someone damaged a mail box at the Salem Baptist church in the 2000 block of Seiler Rd. on Friday. Police responded to the scene around 12:45 p.m. and also found the phrases “Hail Satan,” “666,” and “He’s Sexy,” written on the building in black spray paint.
Authorities were called to the Woodland Hills Subdivision in Alton on Saturday around 9 a.m. and discovered the words “Hail Satan” and a cross painted on the entrance pillars. More black spray paint was also found in the area.
Deputies ask anyone with information on the incidents to call the Madison County Sheriff’s Office at 618-692-4433.