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US flag stolen and torched in Brattleboro

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BRATTLEBORO, Vt. -

Police in Brattleboro say they think someone stole a U.S. flag and then torched it.

Tuesday morning police say they were called to the Kyle Gilbert Memorial on Main Street where a lock was busted on the flagpole and the American flag was gone.

A short time later, police say they found pieces of a burnt flag on Williams Street.

At this time police say there's no direct connection between the two, but they do believe they are related.

Call Brattleboro police if you have any information.

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