A plumber finds hundreds of envelopes with money and checks hidden in a wall at Houston’s Lockwood Megacarchy. United States.
The church is led by evangelist Joel Austin, the most famous in the country, with Television services that reach more than seven million people.
On Twitter, sources said Houston police may be linked to $ 600,000 stolen from a church in March 2014.
Police said the case was under investigation and no further details would be released at this time.
Joel Austin – Photo: Pat Sullivan / AB
Policy said officials were called to the church Nov. 10 to investigate the discovery.
The plumber, identified only as Justin, was interviewed by a Houston radio station, according to the Associated Press.
“I went to remove the toilet, took some insulation and about 500 envelopes fell off the wall. I said ‘wow’. I took my flashlight to watch,” the plumber told local radio.
A report by Lockwood Church recently found undisclosed cash and checks during the repair work. The company has not commented on whether this amount will be linked to the missing amount of $ 600,000.
“Lockwood immediately notified the Houston police station and assisted them in their investigation. Lakewood has no further comments at this time, ”the church said.
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