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Henderson PD: Vandalism at Acacia Park; asking for witnesses

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Posted at 4:14 PM, May 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-08 19:14:07-04

HENDERSON (KTNV) — Henderson police report an area park was vandalized during the overnight hours this week.

The Henderson Police Department said Acacia Park, located at 50 Casa Del Fuego St., experienced extensive damage by a vehicle driving on a grassy area within the park.

The incident took place sometime between 7 p.m. Thursday and 6 a.m. Friday, according to police.

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Authorities said the damage comes at an unfortunate time as the fields are scheduled to open Saturday for skill and conditioning drills.

Witnesses were urged to contact HPD at 702-267-5000 with reference number 20-08156 if anyone has more information to share.

Henderson police asked everyone not to damage the parks within the city as it is a crime, and open spaces are for everyone to enjoy, especially as Nevada begins to reopen amid the pandemic.