Suspect Arrested In Connection With Vandalism, Theft Of Arkansas Monastery

Jerrid Farnam arrested for allegedly desecrating monastery

  • A suspect that allegedly desecrated a monastery in Subiaco, Arkansas has been arrested.
  • The vandal entered the Subiaco Abbey on January 5 with a sledgehammer and busted open the top of the altar. 
  • He dug into the slab of stone and stole two reliquaries with three relics using a conventional hammer, an axe, and a sledgehammer.
  • The man tampered with the tabernacle and removed a cross before he was discovered and fled.