Police identify sinner in church theft, charges pending

A 44-year-old man arrested for stealing from a Catholic church has been charged.

Eddie Davis was charged Tuesday with Breaking & Entering and Theft.

Police tell 19 Action News Davis broke into Holy Name Church on Broadway in Slavic Village on August 17th.

He is accused of stealing the whole Tabernacle - with the Eucharist still inside.

Davis was arrested Monday after sources tell 19 Action News a break came when police got information from scrap yards.

He is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday morning.

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