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Police Probing Whether Cult Is Responsible For Body Stolen From N.J. Cemetery

Police said they are looking into possible cult and religious ritual activity, including one called “Palo Mayombe.”

07/31/2012

St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY (file)

Remains Of Mattia Filippazzo Still Missing From L.I. Cemetery One Year Later

Nearly one year ago, the remains of Mattia Filippazzo were stolen from her mausoleum at St. Charles Roman Catholic Cemetery in Farmingdale.

08/17/2011

St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY (file)

Still No Arrests In L.I. Grave Robbing Case

It’s been a week since the body of Mattia Filippazzo was stolen from a mausoleum and her family came to the East Farmingdale cemetery Tuesday to plead for more help in finding her remains.

08/31/2010

St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY (file)

Reward Offered For Return Of Stolen L.I. Remains

“The taking of her body has shattered our peace, and the inability to know that our mother is at rest will haunt us until we can find her,” Stefano Filippazzo said in a statement on behalf of his family.

08/26/2010

Crime scene at St. Charles Cemetery (Photo/Carol D'Auria)

Family Distraught After Thieves Steal Body From Cemetery

A distraught family demanded answers Wednesday after thieves vandalized a Long Island cemetery. Suffolk County Police say a group of thieves broke into a mausoleum, stealing the remains of a woman who died 12 years ago.

08/25/2010

St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY (file)

SHOCK: Woman’s Body Stolen From Long Island Cemetery

Three mausoleums have been vandalized and the body of a woman buried 12-year-ago has been stolen from the St. Charles Cemetery in East Farmingdale, police said.

08/24/2010