Neillsville Church Vandalized, Person of Interest Arrested


The Neillsville Police Department said they have a person of interest in custody, connected to a local church being vandalized.

Officers were called to St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Neillsville just before 7 a.m. Friday. 

When they arrived, they noticed damage inside the building, including, to several statues and wall hangings.

A statement out Sunday from the Neillsville Police Department said a tip led to the arrest of the person of interest. That person’s name was not released. 

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