Burke Co. Sheriff's Office investigating string of church break-ins

The Burke County Sheriff's Office is investigating several church break-ins.

The first incident happened at a church parsonage the second week of November in the northwestern part of Burke County, according to police.

The other B&E's happened during the early  morning hours of Monday, November 23, near US Highway 64 South. 

The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office started an investigation of a B&E to a church in the Golden Valley area just off Highway 64 where cash was stolen.

Officers say the suspects are targeting cash boxes and safes.

Anyone who with information in regards to the crimes is asked to contact the Burke County Sheriff’s Office at 828-438-5500 or 828-764-9505 or Crime Stoppers at 828-437-3333.