BPD Seeks Public’s Help in Effort to Identify Person Responsible for Vandalizing Mural in Allston

BPD Seeks Public’s Help in Effort to Identify Person Responsible for Vandalizing Mural in Allston: Officers assigned to District D-14 (Brighton) are asking for the public’s help in effort to identify the person responsible for defacing and damaging a mural in Allston. At about 1:04pm, on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, officers spoke to employees from Vivant Vintage, a business located at 318 Lincoln Street in Allston, who reported that the mural (see photo) painted on their store had been vandalized by a person using what appeared to be green spray paint. According to store employees, the damage to the mural likely occurred sometime between 7:00pm on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 and 10:30am on Wednesday, November 28, 2018.  

Anyone with information relative to the identity of the person responsible for the damage done to the mural is asked to call detectives assigned to District D-14 (Brighton) at (617) 343-4256.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.