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Plumber at Joel Osteen's church finds stash of cash, checks in wall; police say it may be linked to 2014 theft

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

A plumber in Houston claims to have found about 500 envelopes full of cash and checks inside a wall at Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church.
Investigators believe the find may have something to do with a 2014 theft at the megachurch, police confirmed.
The plumber made the claim Thursday morning during a call-in to a Houston radio show, saying he found the envelopes around a month back while working in a bathroom.
“I went to go remove the toilet and I moved some insulation away and about 500 envelopes fell out of the wall. I was like, ‘Oh wow,'” the plumber said on the Houston radio program, as...
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Plumber finds cash, checks inside walls of Joel Osteen's megachurch; Money may be tied to 2014 theft

Plumber finds cash, checks inside walls of Joel Osteen's megachurch; Money may be tied to 2014 theft

1 month ago   |   By ABC

For more than seven years, no one has known what happened to $600,000 that was stolen from a safe at Lakewood Church.
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