Gibraltar put out a call for help, and then a thank-you when a historic graveyard gate dating back to the 1800s went missing from a city cemetery?
So, who stole or “borrowed” the cemetery gate?
Turns out it wasn’t a prank, it was a city resident looking to, ahem, spruce up their Halloween yard display with something, shall we say, authentic.
Police said the historic gate was recovered after a tip from a resident came in when the police asked for help on social media.
Gibraltar’s police chief Matthew Lawyer told the News-Herald that officers went to an address on Rose Street near Bayview and spotted the portion of missing gate.
“It was located in a resident’s front lawn with their Halloween decorations,” the police chief said.
So far, no tickets, arrests or charges have been made. “We haven’t made contact with