December 5, 2018 10:44 am

Longueuil police investigate vandalism at 2 south shore cemeteries

Longueuil police are investigating after a string of vandalism at two south shore cemeteries.

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Longueuil police are investigating after vandalism at two south shore cemeteries.

Officers say about 60 tombstones at the Saint-Antoine-de-Padoue Cemetery on Chambly Road in Vieux-Longueuil were knocked over and smashed.

They believe this happened between Nov. 24 and Dec. 4.

A second cemetery, the Régional Saint-Maxime on Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier Boulevard in Saint-Hubert, was also the victim of vandalism between Dec. 3 and 4.

Officers say about 40 gravestones were damaged.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them.

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