Vermont

VT Man Caught Stealing Money From Prayer House Donation Box

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Vermont State Police

Police have arrested one man and are looking for another suspect after a theft at a prayer house in Vermont.

According to state police, they responded to Our Lady of Ephesus Prayer House in Jamaica on Thursday for a report of a past theft.

An investigation showed that two people had entered the prayer house on Oct. 10, broken a locked donation box and stolen an unknown amount of money, police said.

The incident was recorded on camera.

State police were able to identify one suspect as Timothy J. Slade, 27, of Londonderry, Vermont.

According to police, he was located on Friday and arrested for petit larceny, unlawful mischief and possession of burglary tools.

Slade was processed at the Winhall Police Department and later released with a citation to appear in Vermont Superior Court Windham Criminal Division on Dec. 4 at 8 a.m.

Police are still trying to identify the second suspect.

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