Washington police are investigating a burglary at First Christian Church in Washington.
Police were called to the church, located at 6890 Highway 100 near Highway KK, at 8:42 a.m. Monday for the report of a van, box trailer and several other items missing.
Police said a 15-passenger Ford van and box trailer, each marked with the church’s logo on the side were noticed missing earlier Monday morning. During the investigation, police discovered a zero-turn radius mower also was missing.
Electronic items from inside the church were also missing, police said. There was no sign of forced entry.
The van was spotted at around 5:30 a.m. Monday traveling east on Highway 100 near Highway A. Police said there was another report around 6:30 a.m. of the same van on Highway 30 in St. Clair.
Officers are currently investigating the burglary and following up on all leads.
Anyone with any information is asked to call Washington police at 636-390-1050.