Church burglar sought in New Castle County, Delaware

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

PENNYHILL, Del. (WPVI) -- New Castle County police are trying to track down a church burglar.

The break-in happened early Tuesday morning at the Hillcrest Methodist Church in the 400 block of Hillcrest Avenue in Penny Hill.

Police say someone broke into the church through a window between 3 and 9 a.m., stole cash and a check, then took off.

Police have released no description of the suspect.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800.

Citizens can also submit tips through the department's website at


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