Warning after thieves steal from Sheffield graves

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A Sheffield woman has warned people to be vigilant after thieves stole mementos from her husband's grave.

Flora Travis was saddened to find small items such as solar lights she had placed on her late husband Keith's resting place in City Road Cemetery had been taken.

They were there when she visited on Saturday, but had disappeared when she called again on Monday - the first anniversary of Keith's death.

Flora said she wanted to warn others that the thieves were operating in the cemetery.

Call 101 if you see anything.

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