Spartanburg Grave Vandalized, Remains Stolen - WSPA.com

Spartanburg Grave Vandalized, Remains Stolen

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By Chris Abbotts

Police are investigating after they say a grave site was vandalized and a portion of human remains was removed.

Spartanburg Public Safety says someone broke into a coffin Monday at the Oakwood Cemetery off Oakwood Avenue near East Main Street in Spartanburg.

The grave robber, or robbers, broke through a cement cover above the burial site to get to the coffin.

Oficials say it appears that the head was missing.

Investigators continue looking into the case.

If you have any information that may help in the investigation, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

7 On Your Side will continue to keep you updated as we work on this story.

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