Portage Co. Crime Stoppers: Help Us in Church Theft
Left, a thurible was stolen from Sacred Heart Church. (contributed photo)
For the City-Times
In October of 2012, deputies were called to Sacred Heart Church at 7375 Church St. in the Township of Sharon for a report of a theft in the church.
Deputies spoke with the head of the church who stated that after a funeral on the 10th of October the thurible was missing. The thurible is used to hold incense and is gold and brass plated. A picture of a similar thurible is posted on the Portage County website.
Estimated loss for the church is over $3,000.00.
This is Sergeant Mike Lukas for the Portage County Crime Stoppers. If you have any information about this theft or any other crime, you can remain anonymous and still be eligible for a cash reward. Call Portage County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-346-6600.