Flags taken, damaged in Beloit

BELOIT- Goshen police are seeking information regarding the desecration of American flags in Beloit this week.

Officer David Eck responded to the Beloit Historical Society on Fifth Street at 7:17 a.m. Thursday where Leland VanCamp reported someone overnight had stolen several flags the Beloit Historical Society had put up around town.

VanCamp said he noticed five flags missing, three of which were found near the train tracks. Two of the three found near the tracks had sustained damage consistent with the flags having been placed on the tracks and run over.

Anyone with information regarding the incident should contact the Goshen Police Department at 330-332-1235.