Burke County Grave Robbers in Court

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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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