Arbela Area Church Vandalized
Written by Corey Stott on September 26, 2021
MEMPHIS, Mo.- The Scotland County Sheriff’s Department is offering a reward for any information regarding the person or persons responsible for the vandalism of an area church over the weekend. Sheriff Bryan Whitney tells KMEM News that his office was notified of a vandalism that targeted the Hickory Grove Church, which is situated about ½ mile northwest of Arbela. He believes that the incident most likely occurred late Friday night or early Saturday morning. His investigation found that four large panel windows were broken out. In addition, two American flags and their poles were also damaged. Anyone with information about who is responsible for this damage can claim a reward by contacting the Scotland County Sheriff’s Department at 660-465-2106.