Vandal rampage through cemetery ‘destroys’ parts of Parkes history

By Bill Jayet
Updated November 8 2012 - 5:50pm, first published August 15 2010 - 1:33am
Parkes Shire Council employee Geoff Finn couldn’t believe the carnage caused by vandals at the Parkes Cemetery. Damage to this memorial alone is estimated at $40,000. Photo: Bill Jayet

A 15-year-old boy has been charged after a vicious act of vandalism caused $100,000 worth of damage to the Parkes Cemetery.