Family pleads for return of items from girl's grave
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - The gravesite of a murdered 7-year-old Berkeley County girl has been victimized by thieves, according to West Virginia State Police.
A flower vase and a statue of the Virgin Mary have been removed from Jessica Newell's gravesite at Memory Gardens on W.Va. 9 in Baker Heights, police said.
When the items were taken was not known but they were missed this past week, police said.
The family has put out a plea for the return of the items - no questions asked, according to Trooper J.M. Droppelman.