Headstones Toppled at Belton Cemetery

5 years 4 months 2 weeks ago Tuesday, July 24 2012 Jul 24, 2012 Tuesday, July 24, 2012 6:33:13 AM CDT July 24, 2012 in News
By: Associated Press

BELTON, Mo. (AP) -- A $2,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the people who toppled 45 headstones at Belton Cemetery.

A walker discovered the damage Monday. Cemetery officials said they are shocked and the vandalism caused needless pain for families.

KCTV reports (http://bit.ly/NsUmTb ) more than 6,000 people were buried at the cemetery, including 2,000 veterans.

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