SHELBY TWP., Mich. (WXYZ) - More than $40,000 in cash is estimated to have been stolen from the St. Therese Lisieux Catholic Church. Police tell 7 Action News a break-in occurred overnight, after Easter services.
Chief Rolland Woelkers of the Shelby Township Police says the cash was taken along with a number of chalices.
The stolen cash had been donated by parishioners over the holiday weekend.
The church is located at 48115 Schoenherr Road in Shelby Township.
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