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Suffolk County Police Arrest Man For Possessing Vases Stolen From Cemetery

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Suffolk County Police say Shaun Dosch possessed 22 stolen vases from Pinelawn Cemetery. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk County Police say Shaun Dosch possessed 22 stolen vases from Pinelawn Cemetery. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

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YAPHANK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Suffolk County Police have charged a man for possessing bronze vases stolen from Pinelawn Memorial Park in Famingdale.

Shaun Dosch of Babylon allegedly had 22 of the vases. They were all stolen from the cemetery in recent months.

Detectives believe Dosch intended to melt the vases down and sell them for scrap. Their estimated value is $7,000.

Dosch, 26, faces charges of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property along with other charges.

The investigation is still continuing. Anyone with any information is asked to contact First Squad Detectives at 631-854-8152 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls are kept confidential.

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