Cops: Kings Park graffiti probed as hate crime

Suffolk County police and Crime Stoppers said Thursday

Suffolk County police and Crime Stoppers said Thursday they are investigating graffiti at the San Remo Community Park on Saint Johnland Road in Kings Park. The park was vandalized between 5 p.m. Sunday, March 16, and Monday, March 17, 2014, they said. (Credit: SCPD)

Suffolk County police and Crime Stoppers said Thursday they are investigating graffiti at a community park in Kings Park as a hate crime.

Vandals used spray paint to draw a swastika, a pentagram and an upside-down cross on playground equipment at the San Remo Community Park on Saint Johnland Road between 5 p.m. Sunday and 9:30 a.m. Monday, police said.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.

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