Police are appealing for information and witnesses to come forward after a grave was damaged at a cemetery in Hatfield recently.
The offence occurred in the cemetery on South Way (A1001) between Sunday 2 March and Sunday 30 March, during which time a deep hole was dug into the soil, ornaments broken and flowers destroyed.
Safer Neighbourhood PC Ross Freeman is investigating. He said: â€œThis is very distressing for the family, who returned to see their grandmotherâ€™s grave damaged in this way.
â€œWe are treating this as a criminal damage and I would ask anyone who may have seen someone tampering with a grave in the cemetery between the times stated to please contact me via the non-emergency number 101.â€