Vandals Damage World War II Headstones

CORPUS CHRISTI–Some people deliberately destroyed several World War II headstones at a Corpus Christi cemetery.

The Corpus Christi Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding the people responsible for the vandalism at Rose Hill Cemetery.

A worker at the cemetery contacted police on Monday around midday to say they found the damaged headstones.

He told officers the first headstone was knocked over and used to destroy the others. The damage was estimated at $10,000.00.

No suspect information available. Anyone having any information regarding this crime is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS or the Corpus Christi Police Department Property Crimes Unit at 361-886-2841.

–South Texas Tribune,



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