NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A crucifix has been returned to its rightful place in a church in the Bronx, five days after it was stolen.
The crucifix was stolen while church services were in progress, according to authorities.
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As 1010 WINS’ Al Jones reported, parishioners from nearby Saint Anselm placed the stolen crucifix back where it belonged Monday. One parishioner could not hold back her tears.
“I’m very happy; very joyful, and thank God, you know,” she said.
The crucifix, worth $5,000, had been around as long as the church, since 1903.
Members of the congregation said the crucifix had appeared a little…
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