Flowers stolen from graves in Kentucky cemeteries


MONROE COUNTY, Ky. (WKRN) — Authorities are investigating several reports of memorial flowers stolen off graves in cemeteries across Monroe County, Kentucky.

The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said it will have extra patrols around all county cemeteries as a result of the thefts.

“This activity will not be tolerated and any suspect will be appropriately charged for their behavioral activity,” the Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday in a statement on its Facebook page.

Deputies ask anyone who sees suspicious activity in or around the cemeteries, or has any information about the people who may be involved, to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 270-487-6622.

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