Cordova man charged in cemetery vandalism

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By JENNIFER COHRON, Daily Mountain Eagle
Posted 10/24/17

CORDOVA — A Cordova man has confessed to vandalizing dozens of graves at Mt. Carmel Cemetery last week, Police Chief Nick Smith said on Monday.

Joshua Hicks, 23, has been charged with first-degree criminal mischief and desecration of a gravesite.

Hicks was arrested Monday afternoon and taken to the Walker County Jail, where he was expected to be released on an unsecured bond.

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