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UPDATE: BGPD searching for graffiti suspect

Updated: May. 21, 2021 at 8:49 AM CDT
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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - The Bowling Green Police Department is looking for a suspect in a series of graffiti incidents.

According to BGPD, the incidents are widespread in the downtown area.

References to Israel, black lives matter, classism, and defunding police were spray-painted on businesses, sidewalks, and roadways.

“So we were just dumbfounded and not happy with coming to work and looking downtown like this..” said Maddy Wood.

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Joe Imel with the Bowling Green Daily News says his building was also hit, “it was a yellow journalism, no propaganda.”

“This was terrible to deface the downtown--I think even Fountain Square Park had some graffiti on the sidewalk. And that’s just not you know, that’s not a way to do it. Your shameful actions really kind of drowned out whatever message you were trying, to give,” said Imel.

Anyone with information is asked to call 270-393-4000 anonymously or Crime Stoppers at 270-781-CLUE to get paid for your tip.

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