Statues At Mount Olivet Cemetery Vandalized


Damage at least $100,000

Frederick,Md. (DG) – Frederick Police are investigating vandalism of statues inside a local cemetery.

On Tuesday at around 8:30 a.m. police received a call from Mount Olivet Cemetery saying three Confederate statues were destroyed and vandalized.

There were slogans and symbols associated with “Black Lives Matter” found on the statues.

Police cannot confirm whether individuals from “Black Lives Matter” are involved in this case.

Damage to the statues could be at least $100,000.