Families devastated after vandals target graves


FAMILIES in Moray have been left “distressed” after vandals toppled gravestones in an Elgin cemetery.

Several markers were overturned at Elgin Cemetery between Friday 4 and Saturday 5 May.

Grampian Police Investigating officer PC Kenny MacConnachie said: ”Elgin Cemetery is a well-maintained cemetery and this is a rare occurrence.  This is extremely distressing to the families who care and tend to these graves and as such I am very keen to trace those who are responsible.”


Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Grampian Police on 0845 600 5 700 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous.