KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (WBTV) - Police have arrested a man accused of breaking into at least 18 churches in Kannapolis.
On Wednesday, around 6:20 a.m., Kannapolis police officers responded to Iglesia Pentecostal on Mable Avenue in reference to a breaking and entering in progress call.
When officers arrived, they determined that someone had in fact, attempted to break-in to the church.
A short time later, officers say they located Adam Ray Soles and several items of presumed evidence close by the church.
Police say Soles was arrested on a warrant for a previous church break-in.
This investigation revealed that Soles was responsible for a total of 18 church break-ins in Kannapolis from January 19, 2020 through March 25, 2020.
Soles is currently in the Cabarrus County Jail awaiting his first appearance.