Arrest following plaque thefts
A 41-year-old woman has been arrested following the theft
of dozens of plaques from Springston Cemetery in
The incident was reported to Police on
Monday 6 May.
A week later, Police recovered 17 plaques
that had been sold to a Christchurch-based scrap
The woman was arrested yesterday after allegedly
selling another 32 plaques to a second scrap dealer.
has been charged with theft and is due to appear in
Christchurch District Court
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