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Deputies: Teen goes to youth group then breaks into church to steal games

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Reggie Lewis (Source: Oconee Co. Sheriff's Office) Reggie Lewis (Source: Oconee Co. Sheriff's Office)
WESTMINSTER, SC (FOX Carolina) -

An Upstate teenager is accused of breaking into an Oconee County church the day after he was there for youth group, according to deputies.

Oconee County deputies said the suspect, 17-year-old Reggie Lewis, was at the Corinth Baptist Church on Toccoa Highway with other kids and the youth pastor playing video games on Feb. 24.

The next day, deputies said Lewis broke into the church, stealing three games and a Playstation 4 worth a total of $580.

According to the incident report, Lewis cut out the screen and entered the church through a basement window.

Lewis was arrested and charged with third degree burglary and petit larceny on Tuesday.

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