Baby Jesus figurine returned after theft from nativity scene
January 4, 2019
BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — A baby Jesus figurine stolen from a nativity scene at a Montana residence on New Year's Day was returned Thursday with two notes from someone pretending to be God.
Jack McCormick said he was relieved to see the 15-inch (38-centimeter) figurine in the snow in his yard in Butte, The Montana Standard reported.
"This is God," one of the notes read. "I took my son back for a trip! I'm returning him now! God Bless!"
A second note asked the family, in part, to: "Please keep further matters off Facebook."
McCormick had posted a picture Tuesday on Facebook of the missing figuri...