HOOKSTOWN (KDKA) — A nearly 500 pound, solid brass bell, which was stolen and returned two years ago from a Beaver County church, has been stolen again.
The Frankfort Presbyterian Church in Hookstown posted a picture on its Facebook page.READ MORE: Dr. Freddie Fu, World-Renowned UPMC Doctor, Dies At 70
The bell disappeared sometime after noon last Friday, May 16.
The same bell was stolen from the church almost two years ago to the day.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Wildfire Season: 99 Percent Of Wildfires Caused By People
At that time, two men were accused of taking the bell and trying to sell it for scrap.
The dealer became suspicious when the sellers wouldn’t show any identification, so he called police.Butler County-Based Company Pleads Guilty To OSHA Violation That Resulted In Worker's Death