Photo frames stamped on as grave is damaged three times

Lowestoft Cemetery. Picture: Nick Butcher

Lowestoft Cemetery. Picture: Nick Butcher - Credit: Picture: Nick Butcher

Witnesses are being sought after a grave was vandalised three times during a recent spate of damage.

Photo frames have been stamped on and solar lights snapped as the grave in Lowestoft cemetery was targeted on three separate occasions.

With officers seeking information, a police spokesman said: “The offences have taken place between January and April of this year at Lowestoft Cemetery in Normanston Drive.

“The damage at the grave – which is close to an alleyway - consists of photo frames being stamped on and solar lights snapped.”

These incidents come after a baby’s grave was damaged and memorial items were thrown around Lowestoft Cemetery.

Items left in memory of the young infant, as well as a name plaque on the grave, were removed and thrown around on Friday, March 27 between 3.30pm and 7.45pm. No other graves were damaged during this incident.


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Witnesses to the recent spate of damage or anyone with information about these offences should call the Crime Co-ordination Centre, quoting reference 21665/20, on 101.

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