Information needed on theft from Temple

Ponca City Now - July 13, 2016 8:38 am

The Temple Emanuel Synagogue was forcibly entered sometime after 9:30 p.m. Friday, July 1, and before 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 2. The Temple is located at 1201 East Highland in Ponca City.

The Ponca City Police Department needs the assistance of the public to find out who is responsible for the break-in and the location of stolen items.

Police say some religious ceremonial items were stolen, including a silver wedding set, a silver spice box, a silver amulet and a Torah pointer.

Anyone wishing to send an anonymous tip online regarding the identity of the person or persons involved in the break in, the location of any of the items taken from the Temple, or any other crime, can contact CrimeStoppers.

To contact CrimeStoppers, go to Click on the CrimeStoppers link on the home page, fill out the tip sheet, and send the information.

Text the Ponca City Police Department with your message to CRIMES (274637) from your cell phone.

Email CrimeStoppers at [email protected] or call (580)762-5100.

As always, you will remain anonymous, and you may receive a reward of up to $1,000.


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