Jeff Jardine

December 23, 2013 3:57 PM

Jeff Jardine: 'Baby Jesus' kidnapped from manger in northeast Modesto church's Nativity scene

Ryan Cortright is a forgiving soul. It sort of comes with the job description as pastor of St. Peter Lutheran Church in northeast Modesto. Wednesday, he found himself shaking his head in disbelief. When he arrived at the church, he noticed something missing from the Nativity scene in front of the church: Baby Jesus.

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