Rockland Man Appears in Court for Burning Flags 

Charges have been filed against a Rockland man accused of burning several American flags.22-year-old Christopher Hodgkins appeared in court yesterday.He was arrested on Halloween after a person told police Hodgkins took a flag from a wall of a bank and lit it on fire.The Rockland Fire Department was called several times in late October after businesses found their American flags burned.Hodgkins was charged with aggravated criminal mischief.Police say he told them is was unhappy with the American Government.