Vandals Damage Headstones at Manchester’s Oakland Cemetery

One of Manchester’s cemeteries has been vandalized.

Manchester Police say 29 headstones have been damaged or broken at Oakland Cemetery. Chief Jim Hauschild says most of the damage was on the cemetery’s north end, with most of the headstones older – some very old.

Police first received a complaint about the damage on Friday morning. They believed the headstones were damaged sometime Thursday night.

Anyone with information about the vandalism at Oakland Cemetery is asked to contact the Manchester Police Department at 927-3355.


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