ALTON, IL – The Alton Police Department is presenting a $1,000 reward for data primary to the arrest of vandals that have prompted $6,000 of harm to the Alton Amphitheater. Over a two-7 days time period (starting off May well 9th), vandals have broken 58 lighting fixtures and stolen light bulbs.
“It’s pretty disappointing to me that at a time when resources are already staying stretched slim we now have to divert workers from their jobs connected to flood repairs and metropolis beautification. As a substitute of all those critical jobs, my personnel is now doing the job to restore fixtures that are only damaged due to the fact of foolish acts of vandalism,” reported Robert Barnhart, Alton Public Will work Director.
To fight the vandalism, the metropolis has quickly put into result that any man or woman discovered in a town park following hours with out approval will be arrested.
If you have any data relevant to the vandalism at the amphitheater, you are requested to connect with the Alton Law enforcement Division at 618-463-3505. You can also submit strategies to Fb and Twitter.