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Youth pastor Chris Brown and front office staffer Mary Helen Zitzow, standing next to one of the holes that was created when burglars heisted the church safe last week.

Burglars smash holes in walls at Perham St. Paul's church

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Burglars smashed through a window, a door and three walls to get to the safe at a Perham church--and got away with only about a hundred bucks for all their labor.


The break-in occurred early in the morning, Sept. 3.

Though the cash losses were minimal, St. Paul's Lutheran Church Council President Fred Lehmkuhl is still going to offer a $250 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the culprits.

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