Vandals damage monument, tombs at Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial

PUT-IN-BAY - Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information on a recent vandalism of the Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial, including the final resting place of three American sailors killed in the 1813 Battle of Lake Erie.

According to a news release, special agents with the National Park Service Investigative Services Branch and federal park rangers are investigating the incident, which reportedly occurred last weekend.

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