Man Arrested After Allegedly Stealing Vases from Cemetery

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SCRANTON — Police in Scranton charged a man who they said tried to sell bronze vases stolen from a cemetery.

Officers charged Erik Zimmerman with receiving stolen property.

Police believe the vases were stolen from Cathedral Cemetery in Scranton’s west side over the weekend.

Police in Scranton also arrested Erik Zimmerman last year in connection with a series of break-ins in the city’s hill section.