Posted 12 days ago
Montana police arrested a man who they said pulled down a courthouse Ten Commandments monument with a chain and a pickup truck, according to reports.
Anthony Weimer was booked into jail on a charge of felony criminal mischief following the incident Saturday in Kalispell, KHQ reported.
Police said they responded after callers reported seeing a man on the grounds of the Flathead County Courthouse attach a chain to a pickup truck before pulling down the monument into the street, according to the station.
The man was then said to have collected the chain before driving off in the pickup, the station reported.
Officers later located the truck, found the suspect and arrested him, according to the station.
Police said they didn’t know what provoked the act of vandalism.
Online records show Weimer has a court appearance on Monday.... (Read more)
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