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Teens Work to Pay for Vandalism

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SMITHFIELD — June 13, 1996 - 2:58 p.m. EDT

Two Johnston County teens are paying for their crimes by going to church.

The 16-year-olds pleaded guilty to destroying more than 50 headstones at Branch chapel Church and Fairview Presbyterian Church last April.

A judge sentenced the two to pay for damages, help clean up the cemeteries and attend a church servic

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