Man faces charges for breaking into local church

By Nikki Henderson |

Published 06/17 2014 02:50PM

Updated 06/17 2014 02:57PM

A man is behind bars in connection with the burglary of a church in east Shreveport.
The burglary happened just before 9 p.m. Monday in the 700 block of Pierre Ave. 

Craig Jones, 45, is accused of breaking into the church and stealing items before fleeing on foot.

A short time later officers arrested Jones and charged him with a single count of Resisting an Officer along with a second charge of Burglary of a Religious Building.

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