For Release: 05/18/2016
Prepared By: Records Clerk N. Grivno
Theft of Memorial Vases Reported at Local Cemetery
On May 17th at 9:43 AM Raytown Police officers were called to Mount Olivet Cemetery in the 7600 Block of Blue Ridge Blvd for a reported stealing. Officers contacted an employee and were told between 05/08/16 and 05/14/16 an unknown suspect stole approximately 45 bronze vases from the cemetery. The sections of the cemetery in which the theft happened at are the Assumption and Ave Maria.
Anyone with information about this crime, is asked to call the TIPS Hotline, at (816) 474-TIPS (8477).