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Police Arrest Alleged Cemetery Thief

Posted on: 5:39 am, May 15, 2013, by , updated on: 05:57am, May 15, 2013

NANTICOKE — Police believe they have the thief who stole metal fencing from a cemetery in Luzerne County.

Scott Wylie from Nanticoke was arrested Tuesday night.

Authorities said Wylie stole 500 feet of fencing and a gate from Newport Cemetery near Nanticoke last week.

He’s locked up on $100,000 bail.

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