Got a Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV or Android TV? Get PIX11 content there now!

Cops use cell-phone selfie to track down suspects in church burglary

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

CHULA VISTA, CALIF. (FOX 5 SAN DIEGO) — Police used a selfie found on a cell phone left at the scene of a South Bay church burglary to track down and arrest three suspects in the crime, authorities said Wednesday.

The break-in at Hilltop Tabernacle Church at 346 L Street was discovered on Feb. 10. Someone broke into the building and ransacked the church, taking cash and a laptop computer, investigators said. The thief or thieves also broke into a recreational vehicle parked on the property and stole several purses and watches. The total loss was estimated at $10,000.

Click here to read the full story on Fox 5 San Diego