Bellport church burglarized 4 times in 4 weeks

A Bellport church has been burglarized four times in the past four weeks, and the pastor says he doesn't know where to turn.Pastor Dan Haughey

BELLPORT - A Bellport church has been burglarized four times in the past four weeks, and the pastor says he doesn't know where to turn.Pastor Dan Haughey says burglars have stolen two CD players, three air conditioners and more from the Victory Chapel Baptist Church over the past four weeks.After the church was burglarized for a second time, Haughey says he put deadbolts on all the doors downstairs, but that didn't stop the thieves from finding another way inside. Haughey says they broke in by climbing through a second-story window, then swiped the upstairs air conditioners and left.Haughey says he just hopes the thieves have a change of heart. "Every prayer meeting we have, we pray for them, and we wish they wouldn't break in but come through the door and worship with us and pray with us," he says.

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