A Crossville pastor says someone broke-in and stole thousands of dollars worth of items from his church.

Abundant Life Church of God of Prophecy Pastor Charles Erickson says he noticed the items missing Sunday morning when he arrived for services.

He says someone took a drum set and speakers from the sanctuary, stole a toy box out of the children's room, and a toolbox. They also ransacked his office and stole food from the kitchen.

Erickson estimates the damage and lost items adds up to about $5-thousand dollars. Police are investigating the theft