The man told the police that the church would belong to him.
The 22-year-old was arrested on Saturday and detained for further questioning.
The recording shows a man using a cordless grinder, sawing the wooden structure of the cross and pushing it to the ground.
On the 11th of October, unknown perpetrators sprayed paint on the facade of St. Peter in Los Angeles.
Since February 2020, 25 churches or parsonages have been vandalised or desecrated in the state of Colorado.
Vandalism followed revelations of unmarked graves at residential schools
Outrage has been expressed after three headstones were desecrated with garish, red graffiti.
Additionally, the nearby KZV Armenian School was defaced with anti-Armenian graffiti.