ATLANTA, Ga. (CW69 News at 10) — Authorities say they are looking for suspects who vandalized the Georgia State Patrol Headquarters early Sunday morning around 1 a.m. They say a group of 60-100 people were involved.
A spokesperson with the Georgia Department of Public Safety said a lot of cosmetic damage was done to the front of the building, included numerous broken windows.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
Several areas were spray-painted, including a section where vandals wrote, “Death to AmeriKKKa.” Officials say a Molotov cocktail had been thrown through an office window, resulting in fire and smoke damage to that part of the building, including electronic equipment. In addition, they say a DPS vehicle parked in front of the building sustained heavy damage.READ MORE: President DeSantis? Many Feel The Florida Governor Is Poised For A 2024 Run
Authorities say they have not yet estimated the cost of the damage.
They also say no arrests have been made so far. While destruction of property is a clear motive, they say no known groups have claimed responsibility for the vandalism.MORE NEWS: 'We Build The Wall' President Faces 20 Years In Prison With New Indictment
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to call the Georgia Bureau of Investigation at 404-244-2600.