Painting the town, but not in a good way

Vandal strikes Central Saanich municipality with a spray can

A downpour kept the offending paint wet after a vandal spread graffiti in Brentwood Bay last weekend.

Stop signs, a generator box, vehicles and a boat in the Hagan and Slugget roads area were sprayed with paint. Hard rain helped keep the paint wet and property owners were able to remove the graffiti.

The markings included profanity, but no discernible known tags identifying the vandal.

 

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