Vandals in Cemetery Topple 14 Tombstones

7 years 1 week 3 days ago Friday, July 06 2012 Jul 6, 2012 Friday, July 06, 2012 9:58:00 AM CDT July 06, 2012 in News
By: Maggie Miller

BOONE COUNTY - Fourteen tombstones have been toppled in the mid-19th century Farwest Cemetery just west of Centralia. A neighbor of the cemetary reported the incident on July 4.

The vandalism is thought to have occurred between May 30 and July 4. Some of the tombstones dated back to the mid-19th century.

CrimeStoppers is offering a reward for information about the vandalism. Call 875-TIPS if you can help. 

 

 

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