December 5, 2011

Vandals Strike Grambling State University Campus

Grambling, La – Over the weekend vandals defaced 16 structures on Grambling State University’s campus leaving graffiti on the outside structure of the buildings.

Students who noticed the graffiti contacted university officials to make them aware of the damage that was done. These students along with their classmates began to assist campus personnel in removing the graffiti around campus. Interim Campus Police Chief Freddie Peterson said, “This incident is under investigation. There is zero tolerance for such an act on campus and those who are responsible will be fully prosecuted as well as anyone protecting the identity of the violators. Security has been heightened until further notice.”

Grambling State University is offering a reward of $500 to the person who provides information leading to an arrest and conviction in this matter. If anyone has information regarding this incident, they may contact Chief Peterson at 318-274-2222. Your identity will be kept confidential.

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