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Banacek
08-29-2018, 02:56 PM
former maintenance worker at a predominantly black south Kansas City church admitted in U.S. District on Friday that he spray-painted racist graffiti on the front entrance and then set a fire to cover up a theft.

Nathaniel D. Nelson, 49, was accused of setting the fire in an office of the Concord Cultural Center, adjacent to the Concord Fortress of Hope Church, where he was also a member.

Prosecutors said Nelson admitted to stealing money from inside the cultural center to buy crack cocaine. Nelson, who is black, said he had spray-painted the graffiti and set the fire in an attempt to throw off investigators

Read more here: https://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article217279680.html#storylink=cpy

Angry Old White Man
08-29-2018, 04:21 PM
I suppose there is no need to ask if he attends Church Sundays, helping with the offerings plate might have been more suited to his abilities.