The suspect of a Winchester church burglary and vandalism was discovered to be already behind bars Friday.

Zachary Daniel Elliott, 33, of Indio, who was already behind bars on suspicion of an unrelated crimes including a felony count of arson, was identified on Thursday as the suspect of a January burglary and vandalism of a church in Winchester, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.

On January 31, deputies responded about 11:56 a.m. to a burglary and vandalism call at a church in the 33000 block of Taylor Street in Winchester. Deputies discovered that a suspect broke into the church, caused a “large amount of damage” and stole items from the property.

According to officials, surveillance footage showed an individual break in during the late evening of Jan. 29 and leave in the early morning of Jan. 30. The extent of the damage and property stolen was not specified.

It was later determined by deputies that the suspect was Elliott, who was already being held at the Smith Correctional Facility in Banning on $25,000 bail for unrelated charges including a felony count of arson.

When deputies issued a search warrant on the suspect, they discovered $5,000 worth of stolen property including electronic devices determined to be the property of a business in the city of Lake Elsinore. Officials report they are in the process of returning all discovered stolen property.

Additional charges related to this investigation will be filed in addition to his current pending charges.

Elliot is scheduled to make his next court appearance on Aug. 27 at the Southwest Justice Center for a motion of bail hearing on his felony arson charge.

The burglary was still under investigation.

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