Police said on Tuesday they have found a time-capsule that was on Monday dug up from the place in Vilnius' central Lukiškių Square where a memorial to freedom fighters is to be set up.
Lukiškių Square
© DELFI / Karolina Pansevič

Officers found the capsule after they were called in to deal with a fight on Monday evening.

The capsule was stolen the previous night after the place where it was buried was vandalized.

It is one of four time-capsules containing relics related to freedom fighters and descriptions of these relics that were buried in Lukiškių Square earlier this year.

The memorial to freedom fighters was to be built in the renovated square by next December, but work has not started yet.

BNS
It is prohibited to copy and republish the text of this publication without a written permission from UAB „BNS“.
Leave a comment
or for anonymous commenting click here
By posting, you agree to terms
Read comments Read comments

Revolut chief: accusations constructed under false statements and unrelated facts

On Wednesday, Revolut founder and head Nikolay Storonsky has released an open letter, where he...

Doctors and pharmacists complain about malfunctioning e-prescription system

The Ministry of Healthcare wants for all doctors to end usage of paper based prescriptions in 2019....

Minister threatens to terminate contracts with companies failing to deliver pensions

With public discontent arising over delayed pensions, Minister of Social Security and Labour Linas...

Lithuanian gov't invites expats to return amid hard Brexit worries

The Lithuanian government has invited on Wednesday its expats living in the UK to return to Lithuania...

Bad news from the courtroom for V. Gapšys

On Tuesday, the Lithuanian Court of Appeals rejected Vytautas Gapšys defence attorney’s...