Church Break-In Reported

Members of a rural Johnston County church discovered an attempted break-in at their house of worship.

Between Friday night and Saturday morning, someone attempted to gain entry into the Friendship Free Will Baptist Church located at 758 Friendship Church Road off Highway 231 in the Emit Community.

The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office said it appears the suspect or suspects were unsuccessful in making entry.  Damage was reported to an exterior door.  No items were reported missing.