- Associated Press - Tuesday, October 28, 2014

LAKE GROVE, N.Y. (AP) - Police are looking for the person or persons who stole flags from two Civil War graves and damaged other property at a Long Island cemetery.

Suffolk County police say the desecration occurred between Oct. 10 and Oct. 13 at the Lake Ronkonkoma Cemetery in Lake Grove.

They say the metal supporting a grave stone also was damaged and two flower wreaths were moved.

Police are offering a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest. Anyone with information is asked to call 1-800-220-tips.


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