Flag Burnings



Someone is burning American flags in Winona and police would like to find out who it is.

Deputy Police Chief Tom Williams said authorities have received a report of a third flag being set on fire. This one in the 1150 block of West Fifth Street.

Tuesday, police received reports of two flags in the 800 block of West Broadway being burned on neighboring properties.

Desecrating an American flag is a federal offense carrying a one year prison sentence and a fine.
  
Anyone with information on the flag burning is asked to call Winona Area Crime Stoppers ar 457-6530 where you can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward. 

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