Cemetery vandalized with swastikas in Glen Carbon

Cemetery vandalized with swastikas in Glen Carbon (CNN)

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.


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