Anti-Trump vandalism suspect arrested by West Hartford police
Posted June 30
WEST HARTFORD, CT — Police in West Hartford said they arrested a man they said putting up Anti-President Donald Trump messages on benches and playground equipment at a school.
Steven Marks was charged with breach of peace and third-degree criminal mischief.
Police said Marks was caught on camera using a Sharpie marker to write threatening and vulgar messages at the Morley School back on June 16.
In surveillance footage, he was seen riding a bike around the school's campus.
With the help of the public, police said they were able to identify Marks as the suspect. They said they also received a call from the suspect himself.
After interviewing Marks, he was arrested.
His bond was set at $500, which he posted. He is scheduled to appear in Hartford Community Court.
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