Cruiser vandalism results in arrest

by Morinville News Staff

A 26-year-old male of no fixed address was arrested Wednesday afternoon thanks to public assistance.

Morinville RCMP report a marked police cruiser at the Morinville Detachment was willfully vandalized at approximately 1:10 p.m. Feb. 24.

A male entered the police parking lot with a hammer and attempted to smash one of the rear windows of the marked police vehicle. Though unsuccessful the individual proceeded to smash the front passenger window with the hammer.

A 26-year-old male of no fixed address was subsequently arrested in connection with the event. Police are still investigating the incident.

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