After a work week to think about things, Good Shepherd Center Executive Director Mary Ann Reeher has put a weekend burglary at the Greenville-area food pantry into perspective.

“No one was hurt,” Ms. Reeher said Friday about a weekend break-in at the center’s offices and store on Main Street.

But a sense of shock and anger remain, as she suspects the people who broke into the center sometime between 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday morning, were people she’s helped.

When she came to the center Sunday morning, a locked office door was open and a safe was missing. Nothing else was touched, she said.

“We thought we were safe, locked down, secure,” she said.

Now they’re not so sure.

Greenville-West Salem Township Police Sgt. Paul Molton said the investigation is progressing and that people in the community have been helpful, but no one has been arrested for the crime.

The center is looking at improving security and adding an alarm system, Mrs. Reeher said.

It continues to help people as best it can through its food pantry, meals and store. “Business,” if it can be called that, is up 30 percent from last year as the Greenville area deals with layoffs, unemployment and underemployment, she said.

The Good Shepherd Center helps people based on need, without asking questions — meaning some of the people who are helped may have criminal records while others might be working families going through a rough patch, Mrs. Reeher said.

“It was just disheartening,” she said of the burglary.

Sgt. Molten said police were treating the break-in as an isolated incident not part of a rash of Shenango Valley church burglaries.

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