Thief phones Reverend to confess raid on Wollongong church nativity scene

By Angela Thompson
Updated December 2 2016 - 11:07am, first published December 1 2016 - 5:30pm
DISAPPOINTING: "Volunteers were very upset." Wesley Uniting Church's Rachael McGarry reacts to the theft, at the hands of three late-night mall visitors (inset), of elements of the church's nativity scene. Main picture: Sylvia Liber
DISAPPOINTING: "Volunteers were very upset." Wesley Uniting Church's Rachael McGarry reacts to the theft, at the hands of three late-night mall visitors (inset), of elements of the church's nativity scene. Main picture: Sylvia Liber

Three people who raided a church nativity scene during a drunken stroll through Wollongong mall have handed themselves in to police, following a public shaming.

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