Police: Theives stealing veterans grave markers from cemetery

Several of these veteran grave markers have been stolen from Indianfields Township Cemetery in Tuscola County.
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TUSCOLA COUNTY (WJRT) (5/17/2019) - Police and veterans affairs officials are seeking information about who is stealing metal grave markers from veterans' plots in Indianfields Township Cemetery.

Several of the metal markers were missing when the Tuscola County Veterans Affairs Office went to prepare graves for the upcoming Memorial Day holiday.

State law prohibits destruction of any property on memorials or graves for the deceased, including vegetation or structures.

Anyone with information on the thefts from Indianfields Township Cemetery or who sees someone who shouldn't have a marker is asked to call the Tuscola County Sheriff's Office.