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Texas men arrested for allegedly stealing baby Jesus from Fort Worth nativity

Texas men arrested for allegedly stealing baby Jesus from Fort Worth nativity

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of stealing a baby Jesus from a Texas nativity scene a week before Christmas.

The Fort Worth Police Department said Juan Meave, 39, and Martin Worden, 33, were arrested earlier this week and charged with theft of property between $100 and $750, FOX 4 Dallas reported.

Texas men arrested for allegedly stealing baby Jesus from Fort Worth nativity
Martin Worden, 33, and Juan Meave, 39, were arrested in connection with the theft of a baby Jesus at a Fort Worth, Texas nativity scene.

Surveillance video showed a man running up to the nativity scene in Sundance Square in the early morning hours of December 17 before taking the doll and fleeing in a vehicle, according to police.

Texas men arrested for allegedly stealing baby Jesus from Fort Worth nativity
Authorities said they had identified the suspects and returned the baby Jesus to the nativity scene days after the theft.

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