Deputies investigate burglary, vandalism at park concession building

INDEPENDENCE, LA (WAFB) - Authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying and finding the people who burglarized and vandalized the concession building at a park.

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office reported it happened at the Independence Recreation Park on April 16.

Sheriff Daniel Edwards said the burglars broke into the building and stole lots of food, drinks, candy, and the cash box.

Investigators added the "scoundrels" also vandalized the building by spray-painting graffiti inside and out and "basically trashed the entire building."

Detectives are asking anyone with information about the crime to call Crime Stoppers at 800-554-5245.

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