Church thief caught red-handed


ATLANTA - A watchful neighbor tipped off cops while a thief tried to break into a church in southeast Atlanta.

Police said the break-in happened Saturday, just before 1 a.m. at the Bible Christian Ministry Church at Ormewood Terrace.

When police arrived at the church, they found 29-year-old Akio Stephens in the church office trying to get away with camera equipment.

Stephens now faces burglary charges.

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