Thieves steal from church Nativity scene

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CEDARVILLE, Ohio (WDTN) – A local church says someone stole the baby Jesus from its Christmas Nativity scene.

The pastor of Cedarville United Presbyterian Church told 2 NEWS the baby Jesus has been missing from the outdoor nativity scene for about a week.

The pastor says she believes it was taken as a harmless prank, but the figure was hand-made by a parishioner who died earlier this year.

Church leaders say the nativity has extra special meaning and they would really like it back, no questions asked.

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