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Police investigate vandalized Jewish cemetery

Sunday, December 19, 2010

Investigators say dozens of headstones vandalized in a Jewish cemetery in Brooklyn could be a bias crime.

The desecrated headstones were discovered at the Washington Cemetery in Midwood by workers Sunday morning.

More than 50 gravestones were overturned and knocked to the ground.

Police say the vandalism happened sometime between 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Sunday.

So far there have been no arrests in the crime.

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