Man arrested for allegedly vandalizing Summit County cemetery with anti-Semitic messages

SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio - An Akron man is accused of vandalizing a Summit County cemetery.

Springfield Township police said they received a report Thursday of a man spray painting anti-Semitic messages on a mausoleum at Hillside Memorial Park located at 1025 Canton Road.

Officers said they stopped the suspect on Albrecht Avenue near the cemetery and witness statements led to the arrest of 56-year-old Slavko Mazibrada.

He was charged with felony vandalism and booked into the Summit County Jail.

Cemetery employees are in the process of cleaning the monuments. Damage is estimated at about $7,000.

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