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Fort Collins police are investigating a vandalism spree including reported Monday night into Tuesday Morning.
The spree included broken windshields, damage from BB guns and graffiti. So far, police have received seven reports.
“The graffiti included racial and ethnic slurs, and in one instance, was actually painted on a house of worship,” FCPS chief Jeff Swoboda said in a video on Twitter.
The place of worship is in the 300 block of East Drake Road, according to police. Christ United Methodist Church, 301 E. Drake Road, is the only place of worship on the block.
Police suspect a dark-colored SUV may be related to the incidents, and ask residents to review any home surveillance video they may have from the night.
“Our detectives are actively working this case and I’m confident we will appropriately charge those responsible for these acts,” Swoboda said.
“We recognize that acts of hate around the country have heightened the concerns among many of us,” he said. “Hate and fear have no place in our community. We are a community that is built on support of one another. These types of actions will not be tolerated.”
if you have video surveillance or more information, contact Det. Bryan Vogel at 970-416-2392.
Brooklyn Dance is a breaking news reporter. Contact her at email@example.com or on Twitter @hibrookIyn.
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