The Free Press, Mankato, MN

October 31, 2013

SS. Peter and Paul's offers $1,000 reward

The Mankato Free Press

---- — MANKATO — Church officials are offering a $1,000 reward in hopes of finding out who broke several windows and damaged an elevator at SS. Peter and Paul's Catholic Church, 105 N. Fifth St.

The reward is for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or people involved in recent damage to the church.

The latest incident was reported Oct. 25. Two double-paned stained glass windows were broken and an elevator was damaged. Damage is estimated at $7,200

Video surveillance shows a male dressed in a dark top and light pants in the area of the damage between 2:15 a.m. and 3:15 a.m. Video also showed that person being picked by someone driving a larger-size vehicle.

Twelve church windows were broken in a previous incident in August.

Anyone with information about the incidents should call 911 or 387-8780.