Forsyth County

Man wanted for stealing thousands from Forsyth County temple, police say

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man they said stole from a Cumming temple with at least four other unidentified suspects.

Deputies said they are looking for Marin Marius Michescu, 34, in connection with a burglary at 4946 Shiloh Road, which is the location of Shri Krishna Vrundavana Atlanta.

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Officials said Michescu, three women and one man stole $10,000 cash and a safe containing $3,000-$4,000 around 5 p.m. on April 17. The suspects placed the safe in a 2004 gold Mercedes-Benz S500 with California tag 8XFB676.

Police said the burglary may be part of a scam involving calling the theft victims and offering to give their money back.

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The crew is also wanted by Lilburn and Clayton police for similar cases.

Anyone with information on these or similar cases are asked to call Detective Tromp at 770-781-3087, Officer A. Taylor at 770-781-3055, or 911.