Burke County Grave Robbers in Court - WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken

Burke County Grave Robbers in Court

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Burke County, GA -

The two men accused of grave robberies in Burke County will face a judge Friday. 

The arraignment hearing for Jerry Atkinson and Ralph Hillis will be held at the Burke County Courthouse at 2:30pm.

Atkinson and Hillis are both accused of breaking into several Confederate and Civil war graves at Old Church Cemetery.

The groundskeeper says he found the open graves on April 13th.

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