Brass vases stolen from Whitby graveyard

More than 100 decorative brass vases were taken from burial plots at Mount Lawn Cemetery between Oct. 3 and 6.

Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Const. VanBelleghem of Central West Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1854. Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.

WHITBY — Police are looking for one or more suspects after several hundred vases were recently stolen from burial plots in Whitby.

The vases were stolen sometime between Oct. 3 and Oct. 6, from burial plots at Mount Lawn Funeral Home and Cemetery, located at 21 Garrard Rd. Suspect descriptions are not available.

Investigators are asking for the public’s assistance in finding those responsible for the theft. Anyone with new information about this incident is asked to call Det. Const. VanBelleghem, of Central West Division criminal investigations bureau, at 1-888-579-1520, ext. 1854.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-888-579-1520, and tipsters could be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.