Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fifth Precinct officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the person or people responsible for damaging a church in North Patchogue in July.
A person or persons entered Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Roman Catholic Church, located at 495 North Ocean Ave., at approximately 3 p.m. on July 16 and broke eight donation boxes. Approximately $100 in cash was taken from the boxes.
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about these incidents can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, texting “SCPD” and your message to “CRIMES” (274637) or by email at www.tipsubmit.com. All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential.