A 14-year-old boy has been charged in connection with a January vandalism at Kendall Perkins Park.
The Owensboro Police Department said Thursday that the 14-year-old boy was now facing the charge of Criminal Mischief 1st Degree (Enhancement) for the hate-based vandalism of a mural at the park.
The image above depicts the vandalism but was heavily blurred before publication. The vandalism included racial slurs and hate-based symbols.
Mural Before Being Vandalized - NorthWest Neighborhood Alliance
OPD says the investigation is still ongoing.