Update: More Reward $$$ Added to Identify Weatherford Flag Burner

Published 08/15 2014 11:03AM

Updated 08/15 2014 11:24AM

Weatherford, TX-- More reward money is being added to find the person or persons responsible for a rash theft and flag burning starting last weekend.

Weatherford Fire Marshal Bob Hopkins says there were eight separate instances of U.S. flags being stolen from homes and burned nearby over the weekend.  There are also reports of 3 additional flags found on Thursday.

Today, Patterson Auto Group CEO, Paul Tigrett announced the addition of a $10,000 reward to find those responsible.  Tigrett says they are funding the reward and working in conjunction with the Weatherford Police Department and the Parker County Crime Stoppers program.

All of the incidents happened in various locations in the city of Weatherford which sits about 30 miles west of Fort Worth, just off of I-20.

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