Connecticut Caretaker Arrested in Connection With Desecration of Cemetery

Rare | 12/6/2018 | Associated Press
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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on the mass desecrations of graves at a Connecticut cemetery (all times local):

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A former cemetery caretaker has declined to comment after being arrested in connection with the desecration of dozens of graves at a Connecticut burial ground. Bridgeport police say Dale LaPrade turned herself in Thursday after being told there was an arrest warrant. She was charged with felony interference with a cemetery and released on a promise to appear in court Dec. 18.

Complaints from relatives of those buried at Park Cemetery led police to search the property in September. Officials say gravestones and human remains were moved to make way for the newly dead, while human bones, casket pieces and broken gravestones were found in the woods. A state’s attorney says he has never seen the interference with a cemetery charge used before. LaPrade texted The Associated Press saying she had no comment.

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A former cemetery caretaker has been arrested in connection with the desecration of dozens of graves at the Connecticut burial ground she and her husband oversaw for decades. Bridgeport police say Dale LaPrade turned herself in Thursday after being told there was a warrant for her arrest. She was charged with felony...
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