Stokesdale man wanted for stealing coins from church
STOKESDALE, N.C. — Rockingham County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a Stokesdale man wanted for stealing more than $100 worth of coins from a local church.
Bobby Jonathan Perdue, 24, of 319 Sunrise Acres Drive, is wanted on charges of breaking-and-entering into a place of worship and larceny after breaking-and-entering.
The charges were issued in June by deputies investigating the break-in, which happened at Gideon Grove United Methodist Church on May 23.
Deputies allege Perdue stole a bank when he broke into the Gideon Grove United Methodist Church on May 23. The bank, which was white and shaped like a church, contained about $165 in coins, deputies said.
Perdue is also wanted for questioning in several other break-ins and thefts across the region, deputies said.
The suspect is described as standing 5’9″ tall and weighing about 150 lbs. Deputies said he may be with his wife, 28-year-old Jessica Lynn Perdue, who shares the same address.
Anyone with information about the suspect’s whereabouts is asked to call the Rockingham County Sheiff’s Office at (336) 634-3232 or Crimestoppers at (336) 349-9683.