FLAG THIEVES: Reward Offered For Clues

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Police hope a reward will help them catch the thieves who stole thousands of dollars worth of flags at several cemeteries over the holiday weekend.

A $1,000 reward is being offered to anyone with information leading to the arrest of the thief or thieves.

Des Moines Police say someone stole $2,300 worth of flags set up for Memorial Day ceremonies at the Masonic Cemetery and the Glendale Cemetery over the weekend.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Des Moines Police or Polk County Crime Stoppers at 223-1400.