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Police investigating vandalism of Maggie Walker's gravesite in Richmond

Posted at 4:48 PM, Aug 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-03 18:36:53-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Detectives are investigating vandalism at the grave site of Maggie L. Walker in the Evergreen Cemetery in Richmond.

The number "777" was spray painted in green paint on the stone benches, trees, and cross at Walker's burial site at the historic African-American cemetery.

The meaning behind the numbers is not known at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Sgt. Miller at 804-646-1289 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.