Hinton man arrested for breaking into a local church

Local - 9/4/2013 7:02 PM by Courtney Rosemond

HINTON – Police in Summers County investigating a church break-in, arrest a Hinton man for the crime.

Blaine Andrew Adkins, 33, was arrested Tuesday for breaking into The New Hope Church of The Nazarene on Summers Street in late August.

Hinton Police Chief Derek Snavely says a basement window was broken and 800 dollars’ worth of electronics and tools were missing.

Adkins faces charges including breaking and entering, destruction of property, petit larceny and marijuana possession. Police say he also violated a Raleigh County probation order.


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