Police Arrest Vandal For Tagging Saguaros
A teenager has been arrested for
vandalizing 16 saguaros and spraying dozens of other tags at
The black spray paint was discovered along a 3-mile stretch of the Douglas
Spring Trail in May.
"The investigation has been a cooperative investigation between our investigative services branch and our rangers, as well as Tucson PD and the DPS Gang Intelligence Enforcement Mission, so there's actually quite a few agencies that all worked together," said Andy Fisher with
The teen was arrested Monday on suspicion of felony vandalism. Efforts to clean the saguaros are ongoing, but so far haven’t been completely successful.