Daviess County Sheriff’s Office finds tombstone in ditch

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The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office has to returned a tombstone found in a ditch to the family.

According to a post on the Daviess County Sheriff’s Facebook page, a tombstone was found in a ditch on Stevens School Road Tuesday morning.

The sheriff’s office reported late Tuesday night, the headstone dating back to 1924 was returned to the family of the loved one.

Deputies said the public’s assistance helped in finding where the tombstone belonged.

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(This story was originally published on February 5, 2019)

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