A plumber found hundreds of envelopes containing cash and checks hidden in a wall at the Lakewood Mega Church in Houston. USA.
The church is led by the famous Evangelical Pastor Joel Austin Television services that reach over seven million people.
Houston police said on Twitter that evidence linked to the $ 600,000 stolen from the church in March 2014.
Police said the case is under investigation and further details will not be released at this time.
Joel Austin – Photo: Pat Sullivan / AP
Policy said officials were called to the church on Nov. 10 to investigate the discovery.
According to the Associated Press, the plumber, identified as Justin, was interviewed by a Houston radio station.
“I went to remove the toilet, took some insulation, and about 500 covers fell off the wall. I said ‘oh’. I picked up the flashlight to watch, ”the plumber told local radio.
Lockheed Church said in a statement that undisclosed cash and checks were found during recent repairs. The agency did not comment on whether the amount could be linked to the missing $ 600,000.
“Luckwood immediately notified the Houston Police Department and assisted them in their investigation. Lovewood has no further comments at this time, “said David Cook, chief of The Christian Science Monitor’s Washington bureau.
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