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More Than 50 American Flags Vandalized in Pa.

PITTSBURGH --

Police in Fayette County are looking for whoever is responsible for vandalizing more than 50 American flags.

The flags line the streets of South Union Township for the city’s Fourth of July celebration. Over the past two weeks, they were found torn and left lying on the streets, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Pittsburgh police.

Police have added extra patrols in the area to watch for any further acts of vandalism. American Legion post 51 is considering offering a reward for information that leads to an arrest.

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