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Vandals cause $3,000 in damage to Valley Cemetery tombstones

MANCHESTER - Vandals toppled 15 grave markers, some marble and others granite, overnight Tuesday at the historic Valley Cemetery.

.Police said the damage was discovered Wednesday morning in the Victorian cemetery. Most of the damage occurred to headstones located in an area just inside the main entrance on Pine Street...City Parks and Recreation officials estimate it will cost about $3,000 to repair the grave markers...Anyone with information about the vandalism is asked to call police at 668-8711. Anonymous tips for cash rewards may be made through Manchester Crimeline at 624-4040 or online at

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