Arrest made in Happy Gospel Church theft case

Posted at 4:49 PM, Jun 01, 2016

An arrest was made in a theft case at Happy Gospel Church.

Greg Cruz, 40, was charged with dealing in stolen property by the Manatee County Sheriff's Office after authorities say he had video and audio equipment in his possession that had been stolen from the church on May 30.

Cruz has not been charged in the burglary, but with possessing items that were taken after someone broke a window in the chapel at the church, 1915 53rd Ave. E. in Bradenton.

The investigation is ongoing.