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Vandals twice strike Crystal cemetery

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Aug 24, 2011 at 10:58 am

CRYSTAL, Minn. (AP) - A Twin Cities cemetery is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever has been vandalizing the cemetery.
     
Authorities said Tuesday that dozens of grave markers have been damaged at the Jewish cemetery in Crystal.
 
Vandals have twice entered the Adath Chesed Shel Emes Cemetery - on April 28 and again on June 24. Police say the vandals either damaged or moved 72 markers.
 
The Star Tribune reports vandals have struck the cemetery previously - in 1990, 1993 and 2003.

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