Because of the extent of the damage, it was thought that the act was committed by more than one person.
Jadwiga was the first female monarch of the Kingdom of Poland, reigning from the 16th of October 1384 until her death.
Vandalism and burglary targeting churches have been on the rise in Poland for the last decade.
During the police investigation, two metal bowls from the holy water font were also found near the crime scene.
The incident was reported to the police.
The practice would have effectively become unregulated, had there been no legislation
The church has to remain closed for the time being. The police are investigating to find the perpetrator(s).
The young man was arrested a week ago because, among others, he broke windows in another local church.
"We want to express solidarity with those who suffer for their faith," said the curator of Jasna Góra, Father Waldemar Pastusiak.