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Girls accused of disturbing graves at Spokane Valley Pines Cemetery

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The faces have been blurred in this video to protect the girls' identities. The faces have been blurred in this video to protect the girls' identities.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

On Thursday and Friday, many KHQ viewers sent us news tips with videos of two girls disturbing grave sites at Pines Cemetery in Spokane Valley. One viewer, Melissa Burrill, told KHQ she was "offended" and "shocked" by what she saw.

"She was taking the plywood moving it and laughing saying 'hahaha I wonder if there's a dead body in there,'" said Burrill.

Burrill said she's worried her son's grave site could be next.

"I've got a son buried out there. I'm concerned about any kind of vandalism. It's very offensive," said Burrill.

She reached out to the cemetery but didn't get results.

"I took it straight to Pines Cemetery and showed the guys there. They said there's nothing they can do," said Burrill.

In a Facebook message, KHQ spoke with one girl who tells us she recorded one of the videos.

She said "I recorded it, but that was it. I'm not stupid. I know that I shouldn't dig up a grave. It was an electrical box." KHQ reached out to the manager of Pines Cemetery several times and we have not heard back.

The Spokane County Sheriff's Office says someone called them to report the video, but the girls aren't doing anything illegal.

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