Cruel thieves target graves of children at cemetery

Children’s graves have been targeted by thieves at a South Yorkshire cemetery.

Police were called after two raids at Rose Hill in Cantley, Doncaster.

Families of the dead youngsters have been left heartbroken by the raids, police said.

Officers investigating the thefts say solar lights which had been put on the graves by relatives were taken in the raids.

Both thefts occurred within four days of each other, between Saturday, May 3, at 8pm and Wednesday, May 7, at 7pm.