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Crime & Courts

Baby Jesus, other decorations reported stolen in Batavia

BATAVIA – A baby Jesus was reported stolen Thursday from its manger in the front yard of a house in the 300 block of Douglas Road, according to police reports.

The stolen baby Jesus, valued at $10, was one of three holiday decoration thefts all reported the same day, according to reports.

Also taken was a Snoopy Santa and plywood base valued at $170 from the yard of the 1400 block of Lundburg Avenue. Other decorations in the yard were knocked down.

And in the 1300 block of North Washington Avenue, someone removed a plywood painter nativity manger valued at $20 from the front yard.
 

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