Vandals give 'custom' paint job to 10 vehicles

Released by the Tyler Police Department:

TYLER, TX (PRESS RELEASE) - Officers responded to a call this morning at about 4:21 am, at 1201 Pinkerton Drive in reference to a vehicle that had been spray painted.

During the investigation of this call, in a subsequent check of the area, officers located an additional nine cars that had also been painted.

Damage to the vehicle was to the glass, and bodies. Graffiti included profanity and gang references (although it appears that the gang references were not authentic due to some misspellings such as "hoe" for "ho") Damage was estimated at over $5000.

Addresses were 2300 to 2500 block of Eagle, 2500 Cardinal Circle, 1200 Pinkerton.