Suspect charged in cemetery vandalism

February 1, 2008 8:25:22 PM PST
An alleged neo-Nazi has been arrested in connection with vandalism at a Jewish cemetery in the suburbs.Investigators say 21-year-old Mariusz Wdziekonski will face charges, including a felony hate crime.

More than 50 headstones were defaced at Westlawn Cemetery in unincorporated Norwood Park Township last month.

Anti-Semitic words and symbols were spray painted on the headstones.


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