Cemetery vandalized with swastikas in Glen Carbon
GLEN CARBON, Ill. (WICS) —
Authorities in southwestern Illinois say they have a suspect in custody after swastikas were found spray-painted on several homes and dozens of grave markers at a nearby cemetery.
Edwardsville police announced on Facebook that a 34-year-old man was apprehended on Saturday.
Additional information on the suspect was not immediately available.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports employees at Sunset Hill Cemetery in neighboring Glen Carbon found swastikas on 150 to 200 headstones and markers.