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Man taken into custody after found in Murphysboro church building

MURPHYSBORO, IL (KFVS) -

A southern Illinois man is facing trespassing charges after being found in a church building overnight.

The Murphysboro Police Department was called to the United Methodist Church after complaints of someone was on the church's property, who wasn't supposed to be there.

According to police, it happened around 12:45 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 13.

After a police check, Pierre Moneyham, 52, of Murphysboro, Illinois was found inside one of the buildings and detained.

Pierre was taken into custody and taken to the police department for processing.

He was served with a complaint for criminal trespassing.

Pierre was booked into Jackson County Jail after being unable to post bond.

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