General Crime

* Kenilworth Junior High School tagged with gang signs and ethnic slurs in Petaluma

Fugitive Watch Logo 77x77px

Scroll to the bottom to view and make comments

Police are searching for vandals who tagged a school and several homes with gang signs and ethnic slurs in Petaluma this weekend. Officers found graffiti in 32 separate locations at Kenilworth Junior High School, located at 800 Riesling Road, as well as at a nearby home and at six homes on the city’s east side, according to Petaluma police.

Police said the vandalism at Kenilworth Junior High included gang symbols and ethnic and gender slurs referring to the school’s teachers. School district officials estimate repairs will cost around $3,000. Police believe the vandalism occurred between 10 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. Sunday. They are asking anyone with information to call Petaluma police Officer Ryan DeBaeke at (707) 781-1244.

Copyright © 2012 by Bay City News, Inc. Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

Mention Fugitive Watch for a Discount

Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons