BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Police are investigating after the enduring Patterson Park Pagoda was damaged into in a single day.
Neighbors reported the home windows have been damaged on the primary and third flooring and the within was ransacked Thursday. Provides, park brochures, lighting and paper have been thrown throughout.
The harm is estimated at $1,000.
“It’s clearly very disappointing,” Jennifer Robinson, Government Director of Mates of Patterson Park, stated.
It’s irritating it’s annoying,” Arch McKown, of the Patterson Park Neighbors Affiliation Security Committee, stated. “They only made a multitude of issues. It seems to be like they’d a celebration in there.”
Neighbors watched in shock as police investigated.
“It actually saddens me to listen to that somebody broke into it,” Maggie Fitzsimmons, a neighborhood resident, stated. “Whoever broke in needs to be ashamed of themselves for doing it.”
Neighbors stated they hope police can catch whoever is accountable.
“Folks see it as a logo, and when one thing like this occurs, even when it’s not an enormous materials loss, it’s simply irritating,” McKown stated.
Police are actually on the lookout for suspects within the housebreaking. The group additionally vandalized the Dwelling Lecture rooms on the swimming pool.
The constructing will likely be boarded up whereas they anticipate repairs.
To assist with the price of repairing the pagoda, you may donate to The Friends of Patterson Park.