Help ID Suspect in $8K Church Burglary

Several offices at Grace Baptist Church in Cartersville were damaged in the Sunday night incident.

Updated Friday, 11:30 a.m.

investigators want help idenitifing a woman captured on surveillance.

She allegedly used a credit card stolen during the burglary before walking out of the Cartersville store.

Call the Criminal Investigations Division at 770-382-5050, extension 6029, or the tip line at 770-606-TIPS with information.

Original Report

When office staff returned to work Tuesday following Memorial Day weekend, they found a safe pried open and a lot of damage, according to the report. 

About 8:30 a.m., an employee reported a burglary at the Old Cass-White Road church that had occurred sometime since 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Several offices were forcibly entered and a second, smaller safe removed.

The church's main safe, which had contained about $8,000 collected during Sunday church services, was pried open, causing heavy damage. In all, $8,100 in property was taken from the church.

Investigators are working the case.

Bill Ford June 08, 2012 at 05:49 AM
What low lifes?
Kayla Ray June 14, 2012 at 08:43 PM
Yeah This Is Lexi Obanion . This Is VERY Low Life Not Just Her Stealinq But , The Fact She Stole From A Church ! All We Can Do Is Pray .


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