TUPPERS PLAINS —The Meigs County Sheriff’s office is investigating a case involving the desecration of a flag at a church in Tuppers Plains.
According the Sgt. Dan Leonard the office received a call on Monday of an incident which happened at the St. Paul United Methodist Church overnight.
Leonard stated that the American Flag located at the church was cut from the pole and cut into pieces.
A candle and scripture cards were also left on the steps of the church. Leonard added that a bottle of wine was found which may have been dumped around the candle and the flag pole.
There was no other damage to the property.
Also found at the scene were a Bible, McDonalds uniform hat and a small notebook.
If you have any information, please call the Meigs County Sheriff’s Office at 740-992-3371.