Graffiti Spraying in Progress on Hawthorne Circle, Mount Prospect

Mount Prospect police responded about 10:29 p.m. Wednesday to a report of vandalism in progress in the 300 block of Hawthorne Circle. Police received a report that an offender was spraying gang graffiti behind the 341 building. The offender was described as a male/white with a shaved head, wearing dark upper clothing. Police only saw him from the shoulders up.

Police were on the scene within a minute and saw the suspect heading eastbound on foot, but lost site of him about 10:31 p.m.

Police reported about six buildings were tagged.

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