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Families disturbed by vandalism of over 20 headstones at Kawaiaha‘o Church cemetery

  • Video by George F. Lee / glee@staradvertiser.com

    More than 20 headstones at the Kawaiahao Church cemetery were knocked from their pedestals sometime early Wednesday morning, angering and upsetting those whose families are buried there.

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A number of headstones at the Kawaiaha‘o graveyard were toppled either late Tuesday night or early Wednesday. Above, Hoku Defeo and Emmalia Defeo, 7, walked through the cemetery Wednesday afternoon.

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Yvonne Jinbo stood Wednesday near the resting place of a relative whose headstone was one of several that were toppled early Wednesday at the Kawaiaha‘o cemetery.

More than 20 headstones at the Kawaiaha‘o Church cemetery were knocked from their pedestals sometime early Wednesday morning, angering and upsetting those whose families are buried there. Read more

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