Sheriff’s Office needs to locate suspects for church vandalism

McDowell County Sheriff’s Office investigators need the public’s help locating the suspects that damaged churched vans and siphoned gas over the weekend.

It was reported that someone pried the fuel doors and locked gas caps off of vans at Outreach Baptist Church, on N.C. 126 in Nebo, sometime between 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5 and 9:20 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6. The perpetrators stole $50 worth of fuel and caused $300 in damage, according to a news release.

Anyone with information concerning the crime or suspects is asked to call Lt. Andy Manis at 652-2237 or text TIP MCDOWELLSO and your information to 888777.

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