On March 24, 2014 @ approximately 4:40 AM the Dale County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of a suspicious person in the area of County Road 64 in Skipperville.
A resident observed a white male walking down County Road 64 pulling a garbage can.
The resident made contact with the subject and after a brief conversation the subject fled on foot into the woods.
Dale County Sheriff’s Office Investigators responded and after further investigation discovered that a nearby church, Morgan Baptist, had been burglarized.
Food, cleaning supplies, a small amount of money, and other miscellaneous items were taken in the burglary.
Investigators have arrested and charged Andrew Payne Hartzog with Burglary 3rd and Theft of Property 3rd.
Hartzog has been released on a bond of $3,000.