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Omaha police looking for St. Barnabas church thieves

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Posted at 11:31 AM, Jul 08, 2019

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Omaha police are looking for those responsible for a burglary at St. Barnabas Catholic Church in Omaha.

Surveillance video shared on the church's Facebook page showed a man and woman walking around inside the church collecting items.

The theft occurred around 10:00 p.m. on July 4. According to police report, a highly valued brass processional cross, brass handbells and glass cup were stolen.

The church says the processions cross was a gift given to the parish in 1877.

The church asked followers on Facebook to help identify the two individuals appearing in the surveillance videos.

So far, police made no arrests.

Anyone with information that could help in the investigation, should contact Omaha police.