Man charged with burglarizing church - | KTBC Fox 7 | News, Weather, Sports

Man charged with burglarizing church

Posted: Updated:

Travis County Sheriff's Office has charged a man after they say he burglarized a church in Leander.

Deputies say 48-year-old Christopher Sledge broke into the Round Mountain Baptist Church and stole a pair of speakers and a computer.

Immediately after deputies took the report, they responded to a family disturbance call in the 14000 block of Gillum Creek, just a short distance from the church.

When deputies arrived, they noticed a computer sitting behind the van and a set of speakers inside the vehicle. Deputies were given permission to search the van by Sledge's wife.

Deputies say they took the speakers back to the church to compare the cut wire, which matched the wire lettering.

Sledge has been charged with burglary of a building.

Powered by WorldNow

119 East 10th Street
Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 476-7777
Fax: (512) 495-7001

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices