DENVER (CBS4)– Police have arrested a suspect in a church burglary and many of the stolen items have been recovered. The Cure d’Ars Catholic Church in northeast Denver was targeted earlier this month.
READ MORE: Barry Morphew Plans To Sue Police, Prosecutor Who Worked On His Case
The church was damaged during the burglary. The tabernacle and vessels used in mass were stolen.
READ MORE: 'Doing Nothing Is Not An Option': New Denver International Airport CEO Phil Washington Vows To Fix Long Lines
The Archdiocese reports that many of the stolen items have been recovered after making the arrest. The vessels found are back in use at the church.
MORE NEWS: Husband, Wife Headed To Prison After Shooting At Other Drivers In Denver Area
The Catholic church believes the stolen consecrated hosts were likely dumped.