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USA – South’s oldest Jewish cemetery vandalized

Two downtown Charleston roommates have been arrested and accused of vandalizing the
Coming Street Cemetery in Charleston, S Carolina

, and the South’s oldest Jewish burial ground.

Christopher C. Gersie, 24, and Ross Todd, 18, both of Coming Street, are charged with vandalizing 30-40 graves.
35 to 40 grave sites had been vandalized. Several headstones and pillars were knocked over and broken and that stones and bricks from some graves were removed or broken.