YORK, Pa. (AP) — Family members say someone stole an urn with a man’s ashes after his funeral in Pennsylvania.
A service for 42-year-old Sam Abreght was held over the weekend at the Salvation Army in York. His cremains were divided into three urns, one of which was to go to his mother.
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Family friend Sherrie Ritz tells WGAL-TV most people gathered in a backroom after the funeral and that’s when the urn was taken.
Ritz is asking the person to return it.
Police are checking pawn shops.
Information from: WGAL-TV, http://www.wgal.com
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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