Flag Filching Raises Eyebrows in Sioux Falls Neighborhood
A few flags were taken off a flag pole in a Sioux Falls yard. One of the banners was star-spangled. The others represented branches of the Armed Forces.
Sioux Falls Police Department Information Officer Sam Clemens said the crime was reported just before 7:00 AM Tuesday.
“The victim had a flag pole and three flags were on it. They were an American flag, a Navy flag and an Army flag.”
The crime likely happened sometime during the night at a home located on 20th Street near 4th Avenue. No arrests have been made and there is no indication of possible suspects.
Clemens also said that thefts of this type are uncommon.