WPD, Crime Stoppers offer reward for information on racist graffiti incidents

WPD, Crime Stoppers offer reward for information on racist graffiti incidents

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The Wilmington Police Department is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest in a string of vandalism incidents.

Along with Crime Stoppers of the Lower Cape Fear, WPD is offering up to $5,000.

Last week, police responded to three incidents of racist, anti-Semitic and homophobic graffiti sprayed on property at the following locations:

  • 200 block of Lake Drive
  • 2100 block of Market Street
  • 500 block of South 11th Street

In a news release, WPD said it believes the incidents are connected.

Anyone with information should call Wilmington police at 910-343-3609 or Crime Stoppers 800-531-9845. Information can also be shared using Text-a-Tip by texting TIP708 and your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

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