Civil War monument in Petersburg vandalized

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PETERSBURG. Va. — A Civil War monument in Petersburg was vandalized at some point early Saturday morning.

The Monument to Union Soldiers stands on Wakefield Street and is across from Walnut Hill Elementary School.

Petersburg police and the National Parks Service are working together to investigate the damage.

If you have any information that could help investigators, call Petersburg police at 804-732-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 804-861-1212.