LaGrange man arrested in connection with burglary at St. Peter Church in Quincy

Quincy Police Department officers gather at Chaddock, near St. Peter Church. The burglary suspect was captured outside the Chaddock building. (H-W Photo/Steve Bohnstedt)
Posted: Jan. 10, 2013 10:34 pm Updated: Jan. 24, 2013 11:15 pm
Christopher Kackley

Quincy police arrested a LaGrange, Mo., man on charges of burglary to a place of worship, possession of burglary tools and resisting a peace officer in connection with a break-in Thursday at St. Peter Church, 2600 Maine.

Police said Christopher Kackley, 32, was taken into custody after police responded at 4:19 p.m. Thursday to a report that St. Peter Church was being burglarized.

Officers responding to the call pursued a man who then fled the church, ran through a building on the Chaddock grounds and eventually was captured outside the Chaddock building.

Kackley was lodged in the Adams County Jail pending a court appearance.

A police report on Thursday's incident also said St. Peter Church officials reported in December that some money had been stolen from locked donation boxes inside the church.