Felony Vandalism Arrest

December 16, 2021 7:18 PM

On December 15, 2021 at about 12:04 AM, Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) Officers were dispatched to the area of 3rd and Arizona regarding a group of males who were walking through the 3rd Street Promenade while uprooting city-owned trees, damaging and breaking holiday decorations, as well as fencing belonging to a business. SMPD Officers locate and detained 5 male subjects. The promenade security cameras captured their actions. The cost of damages is estimated to be approximately $5,000.00. The following males, all from Los Angeles, were arrested and booked for Felony Vandalism - 594(B)(1) PC:    

Anyone with additional information pertaining to this incident can contact Detective Amersfoort at (310) 458-8944 or the Watch Commander (24 hours) at (310) 458-8426.  

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