Mindless thieves damage grave in Morpeth

Police are appealing for information after vandals targeted a grave at Fairmoor Cemetery in Morpeth three times – damaging and stealing solar lights, stealing vases and destroying flowers.

Acting Neighbourhood Inspector Sharon Wilmore-Greaves said: “This mindless damage is particularly disgusting as it has happened at a cemetery and those responsible have caused damage to one of the graves.”

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 ext 69191.