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Iowa City man charged with vandalizing cemetery

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

An Iowa City man faces charges after police say he vandalized Oakland Cemetery.

Officers say Areli Jamal River, 34, wrote on garage doors, fences and other items while in the cemetery on Wednesday.

Police say he admitted to vandalizing the property over the last few days.

River is charged with second degree criminal mischief.

Damage to cemetery property is estimated at $1,200.

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