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Teens Charged in Connection With Vandalism

Posted January 2, 1997 12:00 a.m. EST

— Three Concord teenagers are in jail after they were charged with a racial attack on a predominantly black church.

The three are accused of splattering the church with racist grafitti over the weekend. Police say the teens allegedly spray-painted slurs and swastikas on the outside walls and windows of Piney Grover A.M.E. Church.

The two 17-year-olds and an 18-year-old are charged with a felony.