Mar 28, 2014 3:27 PM
The Anderson Police Department has arrested a 15-year-old after an investigation regarding the vandalism of bathrooms at Volonte Park.
The City of Anderson Public Works Department contacted Anderson police after it was discovered that both restrooms had been vandalized. The vandalism consisted of derogatory writings and drawings with permanent marker on the walls, mirrors, and sinks within both restrooms. Damages were estimated to be around $250.
Police obtained surveillance video from the area and took the video to local schools for help with identifying the suspect.
A 15-year-old was subsequently identified and when interviewed by police, the suspect admitted to committing the vandalism.
Misdemeanor vandalism charges will be sought for the juvenile.
The suspects name has been withheld because of his age.