"He offered to do that ... I didn't ask him," Castle told an APD detective. "I don't know your laws, but I know what's right and wrong."
The elderly priest had been building a coin collection, valued at
When he was away in
During the priest's absence, the friend enlisted the help of a house cleaner to surprise the priest with a clean house upon his return.
When he returned, the priest discovered that most of his coin collection was missing, he told police.
The priest then learned that many of his stolen coins ended up at Castle's shop. He went to the store and told Castle that the police were involved and identified some of his stolen coins.
The priest then spent
Castle told police he thought it was the priest's fault to be burgled in the first place.
"He needs to be educated," Castle told the detective. "He doesn't know people?"
The priest's friend had also come into the store two days before the priest and informed Castle that the coins were stolen, Castle told the detective.
Castle then repeatedly told the detective that he would repay the priest the
That's when the detective asked that the arrest warrant be issued.
Castle is facing felony charges of receiving stolen property valued over
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