Man arrested over cemetery attack

April 3, 2024 7:26 am in by
Eastern Cemetery [Geelong Cemeteries Trust via Facebook]

Police called to reports of a vandal attack at Geelong’s Eastern Cemetery have arrested a man.

They responded to reports of damage being done at the McKillop Street cemetery on Tuesday morning.

A 46-year-old was arrested at the scene and interviewed.

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Geelong Cemeteries Trust says it is aware of the damage to memorials, in the Roman Catholic and Concreted Line Graves sections.

It has encouraged families to check memorials, saying it will help those impacted through the repair process.