Local News

Graffiti Found At Johnston County Park

Posted Updated

JOHNSTON COUNTY, N.C. — Big-city problems are popping up in Johnston County.

Workers with the Parks and Recreation Department found graffiti at Community Park in Smithfield. Police say it could be gang-related.

City crews plan to install surveillance cameras in the coming weeks.

Johnston County Sheriff Steve Bizzell said the department is starting to see more tagging and signs of gangs across the county.

Copyright 2023 by Capitol Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.