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Flag burning suspects arrested

Flag burning suspects arrested
By: Heartland News

PADUCAH, Ky. - Paducah police arrested two men in connection with the April 9th theft of an American flag and the burning an African-American flag Friday.

Police arrested 37-year-old Edward R. McDonald.  He is charged with 2nd degree desecration of venerated object, misdemeanor theft and 3rd degree unlawful transaction with a minor.

A 17-year-old male has been charged with 2nd degree desecration of a venerated object and misdemeanor theft.

The case is still under investigation.  Police request anyone with information about the case to contact the Paducah Police Department.

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