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Arrests made in cemetery vandalism

Thu, 31 May 2012 08:42:37 CDT
By: Jim Browne

Three people are being charged with committing thousands of dollars in vandalism at a Pekin cemetery just before Memorial Day. 24 year old Robert Burley 23 year old Tyler Bee, and 19 year old Jordan Goodwin, all from the Tazewell County Community were taken into custody Wednesday.     At least six dozen tombstones at Lakeside Cemetery were damaged during the rampage, many toppled onto the ground. The cemetery on Route 29 is Pekin's oldest.

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