Trench digger used to excavate 2 graves in small local cemetery

Someone evidently used a trench digger to excavate two graves in a small family cemetery in Temple. (File photo)
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TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) Police were looking Monday for someone who evidently used a trench digger to excavate two graves in a small family cemetery in Temple.

The vandalism was discovered at around 4:45 p.m. Sunday at the family gravesite near South 31st Street and FM 93, police spokesman Cody Weems said.

“Officers observed what appeared to be two grave plots which had been excavated by a trench digger,” Weems said.

Investigators are asking anyone with information to call the Temple Police Department at (254) 298-5500.