Arlington Heights police received a report about 5:46 AM Sunday September 30, 2018 of criminal damage to vehicle in the block of 200 North Kaspar Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders criminally damaged over a dozen vehicles with red spray paint. Possibly the first resident to spot the criminal damage, discovered the damage about 1:00 a.m. Sunday September 30, 2018.
Vehicles were damaged in the parking lot connect to the Salem Avenue apartment building and the parking lot connected to the Kaspar Avenue apartment building in the neighborhood. Some vehicles were painted and egged, and some vehicles were only egged. On one vehicle the words “F#*k Trump” were spray painted on the vehicle. Only red spray paint was used, and only vehicles were spray painted.
The cost to repair the damage was unknown at the time of the police report.
Many vehicles were spray-painted and covered with red squiggly lines. The crime is reported to have occurred between Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 11:30 PM and Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 5:45 AM. The elapsed time range including the time the crime could have occurred is 6:15 (hours: minutes). The offenders may have finished their criminal damage spree by about 1:00 a.m.
This crime incident was reported Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 5:46 AM or earlier and the public was informed by the Arlington Heights Police Department on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 2:41 PM CDT. The elapsed time range before the public was notified was 104:56 (hours: minutes) or just over 4 days.
A Honda SUV was also reported damaged with spray paint in the block of 100 South Walnut Avenue in roughly the same time period.
Car criminally damaged in an apartment lot closer to Salem Avenue near Miner Street in Arlington Heights, where about 12 vehicles were egged and/or spray painted overnight last Sunday.
About 18 vehicles were also damaged in Rolling Meadows.
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