By CBSNewYork Team

DOVER, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Nine headstones were toppled over at a historic New Jersey cemetery.

The Orchard Street Cemetery was vandalized sometime late Monday night or early Tuesday morning.

Groundskeepers are shocked and saddened by what they called a brutal attack.

Orchard Street Cemetery is known for being the site of graves from prominent local and business people.

CBSNewYork Team