NewsLocal NewsCarroll County

Actions

More than 40 headstones damaged at Carroll County cemetery

Posted: 9:45 PM, Sep 27, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-27 21:46:19-04
Vandals damage dozens of Carroll Co. graves
Vandals damage dozens of Carroll Co. graves

CUTLER, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say more than 40 headstones have been vandalized at a northern Indiana cemetery.

Headstones at the rural Carroll County cemetery near Cutler were streaked with paint, knocked over or both. At least one headstone was broken.

The Burlington Police Department says the vandalism at Ball Hill Cemetery is believed to have happened sometime Sunday or Monday. The damage was spotted by a grass-cutting crew.

Tips are being sought from the public as part of the investigation. The Ball Hill Cemetery Association is spearheading cleanup efforts.

MORE TOP STORIES |  Person riding scooter struck by vehicle in downtown Indy | Two Boone County teens killed by father in double murder-suicide  | Teen who died in crash during pursuit was heading to Kokomo to harm another student | What to do if you have an unburied cable in your yard | Nursing Board denies transfer of Harrison College credits to National Academy

Top Trending Videos