Police arrest man for damaging headstones at Gresham cemetery
GRESHAM, Ore. (KPTV) - The Gresham Police Department arrested a man for allegedly damaging eight headstones at a cemetery on Thursday.
GPD said officers responded to St. Joseph Cemetery in the 2900 block of West Powell Boulevard. When they arrived, they found there were eight headstones damaged with a large metal digging bar. The worst damage was to the headstone of a four-year-old.
Officers arrested Christian Hayes, who is facing several misdemeanor charges including abusing a memorial and criminal mischief.
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