Police say 37 headstones were vandalized over the weekend at the West Pleasant Street Cemetery in Claremont.
DeSalvo’s body was taken to the medical examiner, where tissue or bone samples will be taken.
The Virginia woman whose actions led to Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev being buried about 30 miles north of her Richmond home said the angry backlash from local officials, some cemetery neighbors and online critics has been unpleasant, but she has no regrets.
The body of Boston Marathon bombings suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been buried in a private cemetery in Virginia, sources told WBZ-TV Friday.
The city of Boston released the death certificate of Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev on Friday.
The Boston Catholic Cemetery Association cut the workers’ pay, but they keep paying themselves as a group more than $200,000 a year for working only 5, 7 or 12 hours a week.
Police have arrested a Taunton man suspected of stealing almost 200 brass vases from burial plots at a Sharon cemetery and selling them to a scrap metal dealer.
Norwood police are investigating the thefts of dozens of bronze flag holders from a cemetery in town.
Natick Police were investigating an armed robbery inside a cemetery Saturday afternoon.
Thirty-five years after it was found discarded near a Connecticut highway, a baby’s gravestone dating to the 19th century is being returned to a Massachusetts cemetery.