ROSS TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – Police in Ross Township have issued arrest warrants in the burglary of a local pastor’s home.

Pastor Michael Guthrie was presiding over Christmas Eve services at the Cornerstone Church in Ross Township, when someone broke into his home.

The burglars took a laptop, gun and other possessions.

Police issued arrest warrants for Pastor Guthrie’s niece, 28-year-old Jessica Hirth and her boyfriend, 26-year-old Jeremiah Kelly.

Police have also charged Kelly’s mother, Teresa Lenz with helping the couple escape.

Police said Hirth and Kelly may be in the Ford City area and because they stole a gun, they should be considered armed and dangerous.


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