Synagogue burglary suspect turns herself in

A burglary at a house of worship has led to charges for two people

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- One of two suspects caught on surveillance video breaking into and trashing a synagogue has turned herself in.

Police say 29-year-old Morghan Rogers of Portsmouth turned herself in to the Norfolk Police Department after the surveillance images were circulated on the news.

Rogers is charged with one count each of petit larceny and trespassing.

Rogers and a male suspect allegedly broke into B'nai Israel Congregation on the night of November 14, where they drank and smoked. Police said there was also some vandalism and trashing inside the building.

Detectives say they are working on securing charges for the man involved in the case.

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