4 arrested in connection to over 30 graffiti crimes

4 arrested in connection to over 30 graffiti crimes

Deputies have arrested four boys connected to more than 30 instances of graffiti in the Finley area.

All of them have been charged with malicious mischief for graffiti and trespassing.

Three of the boys are believed to be connected to be connected to graffiti crimes in Kennewick as well.

The graffiti took place from June 23 to July 26. Victims include Frontier Communications, BNSF, Charter Communications, Benton County Roads Department, Waste Management and at least four private citizens, according to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office.

The total damages and clean-up labor costs exceeded $1,000, deputies said.