BOSTON (CBS) — An alert Boston Police officer is credited with arresting a suspect in connection with the break-in of a local church.
Security cameras at the Shrine of St. Anthony on Arch Street in Boston captured the burglar early Friday morning, grabbing an iPad and some other equipment the church needs for services.READ MORE: Male In Norwood Shot Multiple Times, Taken By MedFlight To Boston Hospital; Police Searching For Gunman
The suspect was seen on video wearing a blue suit, red tie, and baseball cap.READ MORE: Allegiant Airplane Blows Out Tire After Rough Landing At Logan
Sunday morning, an officer spotted 33-year-old Erik Swanson in downtown Boston, wearing the same clothes as the man in the video.
He was arrested and police also retrieved several of the stolen items.MORE NEWS: Thousands Honor Slain Danvers Teacher Colleen Ritzer At Annual 5K In Andover
Swanson is facing charges of larceny over $250, vandalism, and breaking and entering at nighttime.