Members from ACT Policing’s Crime Targeting Team are expected to charge a 24-year-old man with property damage after a large number of headstones at Saint John’s Anglican Church in Reid were extensively damaged last month (May 23).
Police were called to the church on Tuesday, May 24 in relation to a report that a large number of headstones had been extensively and maliciously damaged.
The cost of the damage is estimated around $20,000.
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The man, who is currently in custody for unrelated matters, will be charged with property damage when he appears in the ACT Magistrates Court this Thursday (June 23).