Graffiti

Grand Army Plaza Brooklyn
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1010 WINS Newsroom
December 31, 2019 - 1:59 pm
The man who police say stole a cherry picker and tagged Brooklyn’s Grand Army Plaza arch with “Bird God” claims his great-great-grandfather instructed him to carry out the act in a letter from 1960, court docs show.
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Grand Army Plaza Brooklyn
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Kimberly Dole
December 30, 2019 - 12:14 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police arrested a man who spray painted the words "Bird God" on the side of the arch in Brooklyn's Grand Army Plaza on Sunday afternoon. Officials say after 36-year-old Denis Shelagin took a cherry cherry picker crane to spray paint the words but when police tried to coax...
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Graffiti NJ
Facebook: Highland Park PD
Kimberly Dole
December 30, 2019 - 7:35 am
HIGHLAND PARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Police are investigating after there was graffiti found outside of a New Jersey synagogue. In a statement, officials say the graffiti was spray painted on the sidewalk outside the Ahavas Achim synagogue in the Highland Park section, but declined to say when it was...
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Chelsea Synagogue and Chabad of Chelsea
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Elise Czajkowski
December 12, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Graffiti reading "666" was found scrawled on the wall of a Chelsea synagogue on Thursday morning.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
November 08, 2019 - 2:58 pm
A father and son duo were arrested following a late night graffiti spree in Long Island.
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Suspect in hate graffiti
NYPD
Andrew Weber
June 19, 2019 - 12:43 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The Hate Crimes Task Force is searching for someone who has been scrawling anti-Arabs hate messages on a school in Brooklyn. A camera caught a man spray painting anti-Muslim statements on multiple entrance doors to P.S. 52 in Sheepshead Bay. The words, “Kill Arabs,” were...
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Graffiti
Dreamstime
September 23, 2018 - 2:11 pm
New Jersey police are investigating after a house and some signs were vandalized with swastikas in Sussex County, according to a New York Times report.
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Firefighters in upper Manhattan scrub graffiti for the second time this week.
Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS
August 31, 2018 - 3:11 pm
NEW YORK (1010WINS) -- Once again, authorities are investigating anti-Semitic graffiti this time scrawled on FDNY property in Washington Heights. It's the second time this week that it's happened, and police believe it's the same person who struck in Inwood. Hateful vandal strikes again in...
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