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20-year-old Kellogg man arrested in connection to thefts of urns from cemetery

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20-year-old Robert McCool was arrested in connection to the theft and desecration of urns at Kellogg's Greenwood Cemetery. 20-year-old Robert McCool was arrested in connection to the theft and desecration of urns at Kellogg's Greenwood Cemetery.
KELLOGG, Idaho - Police in Kellogg, Idaho have arrested a 20-year-old man for two counts of Grand Theft and two counts of Desecration of a Place of Burial after urns were stolen from the Greenwood Cemetery. 


Police say sometime between Friday night on October 31 and November 3, someone broke into the cemetery and stole urns from two niches. Ashes from the urns were found scattered all over the cemetery. 


As part of the investigation, police asked for help on Facebook and even offered up a $5,000 reward for information leading up to the arrest. Police have announced that they did find and arrest 20-year-old Robert McCool in connection to the crime. 


McCool has been arrested for two counts of Grand Theft, two counts of Malicious Injury to Property and two counts of Desecration of a Place of Burial. 


If you have any additional information about this crime, you are asked to call Kellogg Police Chief Dave Wuolle at 208-784-1131 or 208-512-0535. 

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