WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) — Eyewitness News has confirmed that police in Wilmington, Delaware are investigating the vandalism of multiple locations that were spray-painted with swastikas. Police believe the vandalism took place on Friday night.
The Columbus Inn, a billboard on Union Street, and Brandywine Counseling and Community Services are the places that were vandalized, according to police.READ MORE: Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade, Allowing States To Ban Abortion
Wilmington’s Criminal Investigations Division is investigating the incident.READ MORE: The Philadelphia School Of Circus Arts In West Mounty Airy Kicks Off Its Summer Camp
Some of the swastikas were backwards. When the swastika’s arms are backward, it’s often the sign of a young person attempting to do “shock” graffiti, rather than a white supremacist, according to the Anti-Defamation League.MORE NEWS: Roe v. Wade Overturned: Here's What It Means For Residents In Pennsylvania, New Jersey And Delaware
Anyone with information is asked to contact Wilmington Police at 302-654-5151.