Suspect wanted for burglary at church in Downtown Columbus

Suspect wanted for burglary at church in Downtown Columbus
Suspect wanted for burglary at church in Downtown Columbus (Source: Columbus Police Department)

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A suspect is wanted in Columbus for a church burglary.

The incident happened July 28 at around 7:40 p.m. at a church in Downtown Columbus.

According to Columbus police, the suspect took various computer items and money totaling $2,231. Photos of the suspect have been released. The suspect appears to be a male with curly hair. He was wearing a black shirt with white stripes, black shorts, and black shoes. He also had on a red bandanna that he used as a mask.

The suspect left on foot carrying a black computer bag and a black backpack.

Anyone with information on his identity is asked to call the Columbus Police Department at 706-225-4382.

***PRESS RELEASE*** The Columbus Police Department Property Crimes Unit is requesting assistance in identifying the suspect in the attached video/images. Offense: Burglary 2nd Degree Report Number: 20-016024 Location: Church (Downtown Columbus) Summary: On 7-28-2020 around 1940 hours, a suspect broke into a church in the downtown Columbus area. The suspect took various computer items and currency totaling $2,231.00. The suspect appears to be a white male with curly hair, wearing a black shirt with white stripes, black shorts and black shoes. The suspect also had a red bandanna that he used as a mask when he walked away. The suspect left on foot carrying a black computer bag and a black back pack. If you have any information as to the identity of this individual, please contact CPL John Papay at 706-225-4382 and reference the above listed case number. You may also send a private message to this Facebook page with information. Thank you in advance for your assistance!

Posted by Property Crimes Unit at Columbus Police Dept on Thursday, July 30, 2020

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