Funeral Money Theft Suspect Caught

January 10, 2009 12:00:00 AM PST
Merced County Detectives have arrested the man wanted for stealing the collection jar to pay for a man's funeral.They found 51 year-old Joseph Rodriguez at a house near Delhi Saturday.

An action news viewer who saw this surveillance video helped them identify the suspect. You can see the man in the black jacket grab the jar of money, sitting right in front of the cash register.

Police believe they've now caught him.

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