Lancaster Police need help solving gravestone mystery

Posted at 4:29 PM, Nov 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-03 20:21:32-04

The Lancaster Police Department is asking for the public's help in solving a mystery involving a headstone dating back to the 19th century.

A passerby found the grave marker along the side of the road. It reads "Mary Louisa Kent - Born Mar. 24, 1857 - Died Sept. 23, 1861."

Anyone with information on what cemetery the headstone may have come from is asked to call Lancaster Police at 683-3120, extension 129.