Vandals hit over 20 properties in Sylvan Lake

More than 20 properties in Sylvan Lake were hit by vandals early Friday morning. Investigators found vehicles, garages, fences and a school damaged with spray paint.

More than 20 properties in Sylvan Lake were hit by vandals early Friday morning. Investigators found vehicles, garages, fences and a school damaged with spray paint.

Sylvan Lake RCMP said everything from swear words and obscenities to body parts were spray painted on the different buildings and vehicles. Police believe the damage took place between midnight and 6:30 a.m. on Friday in and around the 45 Avenue area of Sylvan Lake.

The investigation is continuing and police are seeking the public’s assistance. Anyone with information is asked to call the Sylvan Lake RCMP detachment at 403-887-3334 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).