24 Oct 2014

RSA condemns brass plaque theft

2:12 pm on 24 October 2014

The Returned and Services Association (RSA) is denouncing the thieves who stole brass plaques from the graves of soldiers in Dargaville this week.

The RSA is denouncing thieves who stole brass plaques from soldiers' graves in Dargaville.

The RSA is denouncing thieves who stole brass plaques from soldiers' graves in Dargaville. Photo: PHOTO NZ

Police said three plaques had been prised off granite headstones in the Dargaville RSA cemetery - probably to sell the brass as scrap metal.

The RSA said the thefts would be upsetting for families - and the people responsible have stooped to a new low.

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