On Dec. 18 at approximately 7:44 a.m. Barnesville police were dispatched the to the Main Street Methodist Church, 230 W. Main St. for a report of a breaking and entering.

At 8:43 a.m., the First United Methodist Church, 123 W. Church St. reported that it had been broken into also.

A laptop computer and a Christmas gift for the needy were taken in the breaking and enterings.

The incident is under investigation.