Broward News

Thief Who Used a Crucifix as Crowbar Arrested

If the Catholics are right about hell, then a jail sentence is the least of George Albert Horn's problems. The Fort Lauderdale police have arrested the 48-year-old Horn for using a crucifix to break open a collection box last month at St. John the Baptist Church on Bayview Drive.

Horn does bear an uncanny resemblance to the man in the surveillance video. The FLPD release does not indicate what break in the case led to Horn's arrest.

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Thomas Francis