Burglar poses as religious devotee


PINE PLAINS — “Do you want to talk about Jesus?”

That was how a Pine Plains couple was approached by the man who allegedly just burgled their rural home.

The pair, who requested to remain unnamed, said they knew something was amiss when they approached their driveway on Tuesday, Nov. 15. They could view their driveway from afar, and saw a white sedan parked there.

“We were already concerned about who was on the property,” said the wife, adding the car had a North Carolina license plate.

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