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Man Facing Charges In Church Burglaries

By: Trina Orlando
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PENN TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — An 18-year-old is now facing charges in two more church burglaries in Penn Township.

Joshua Garbowsky was arraigned this morning on burglary, institutional vandalism and related charges.

Police say he is accused of breaking into Saint Barbara’s Catholic Church and the Harrison City United Church of Christ back in January.

Garbowsky was previously charged in connection with a burglary at Zion’s Lutheran Church, which is also in Harrison City.

He was arraigned and is being held at the Westmoreland County Prison in lieu of $20,000 cash bond.

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