Man arrested for stealing microwave from church

Johnny Croom (Photo courtesy Greene County Sheriff's Office)

HOOKERTON, Greene County - A Hookerton resident is under arrest, charged with stealing a microwave from a local church.

Greene County Sheriff Lemmie Smith says Johnny Croom, 58, was responsible for breaking into Star of Zion A.M.E. Church in Hookerton on July 24 and stealing a microwave.

Croom is charged with breaking and entering a place of worship and felony larceny after breaking and entering. He was booked into the Greene County Jail on a $28,000 secured bond and is due in court next on Aug. 25.