Colo church’s fireworks stolen |

Colo church’s fireworks stolen

Associated PressVail, CO Colorado

SALIDA, Colorado Salida police are investigating after thousands of dollars worth of fireworks belonging to a church were stolen from a stand set up in a discount store’s parking lot.Officer Randy Caricato says the suspects got access to the Living Waters Assembly of God Church fireworks stand with a pair of bolt cutters, either late Tuesday or early yesterday morning.Stand operators discovered the break-in about 10 a.m. Wednesday.Caricato says a large box of assorted fireworks that retails for several hundred dollars was stolen, along with dozens of hand grenade-type smoke bombs and several cases of TNT-brand fireworks.The church was operating the stand as a fundraising activity.Police have no suspects.___Information from: Joseph Kreiss, KVRH-AM & FM/Salida,

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