Forum staff reports, Published July 15 2013
St. Anthony Church vandalized in FargoFARGO – Police are investigating an overnight burglary at St. Anthony of Padua Parish here.
Police say thieves broke through multiple windows, ripped cupboards off the walls and attempted to break into a safe at the Catholic church at 710 10th St. S.
The burglars were unable to make off with the safe, but a computer monitor was stolen.
“I have been here just one year, but it never happens like this, in this place – never in the church,” the Rev. Thomas Paulraj said.
Damage is estimated at more than $5,000.