Illinois cemetery headstones defaced with swastikas and antisemitic statements

Headstones at a Waukegan, Illinois cemetery were spray-painted with swastikas and anti-Semitic jargon, including support for Kanye West's statement...

November 16, 2022
6:08 AM

Headstones at a Waukegan, Illinois cemetery were spray-painted with swastikas and anti-Semitic jargon, including support for Kanye West's statements against the Jewish community.The vandalism was discovered on Monday morning at the AM Echod Cemetery on Grand Avenue in Waukegan, a suburb just north of Chicago, Fox station WFLD reported. Several headstones at the AM Echod Cemetery in Waukegan, Illiniois were vandalized with antisemitism. (WFLD Chicago)Police said 16 tombstones were spray-painted with red swastikas and 23 other headstones were defaced.

Greg Wehner