American Flag Burned In Anderson School Vandalism - WSPA.com

American Flag Burned In Anderson School Vandalism

Posted: Updated:
Police say the Anderson School District 5 career center and the school was damaged by vandals. Police say the Anderson School District 5 career center and the school was damaged by vandals.
ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. -
An American flag was burned as part of vandalism reported Sunday morning in Anderson.

Police say the Anderson School District 5 career center and the school was damaged by vandals in a story first reported by our coverage partners at The Independent-Mail.

The damage also included half-melted trash cans and food stolen from a school refrigerator and left in a classroom. Fire extinguishers were taken from cabinets and sprayed in the building as well.

Firefighters found the flag burning on a pole in front of the lobby when they arrived.

Anderson Police confirm they couldn't tell if anything was stolen from the building in addition to the vandalism. The Independent-Mail reports the damage estimate was nearly $15,000.
  • Top StoriesTop StoriesMore>>

  • Spartanburg Dist. 2 Bus Involved In Accident

    Spartanburg Dist. 2 Bus Involved In Accident

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-08-21 01:50:29 GMT
    Spartanburg Co. School District 2 says a special needs bus was involved in an accident near Riveroak and Quail Creek.
    Spartanburg Co. School District 2 says a special needs bus was involved in an accident near Riveroak and Quail Creek.
  • School District and Coroner Release Statements On Death Of Student

    School District and Coroner Release Statements On Death Of Student

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-08-21 00:36:57 GMT
    "With great sadness, we learned that a Broome High School student, who suffered a medical emergency at school and was transported to Mary Black Hospital, could not be resuscitated by medical staff."
    "With great sadness, we learned that a Broome High School student, who suffered a medical emergency at school and was transported to Mary Black Hospital, could not be resuscitated by medical staff."
  • Help ID Spartanburg Fondling Suspect

    Help ID Spartanburg Fondling Suspect

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:09:04 GMT
    The Special Victims Unit of the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in trying to identify a fondling suspect.
    The Special Victims Unit of the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in trying to identify a fondling suspect.
Powered by WorldNow

250 International Dr.
Spartanburg, S.C. 29303

Telephone: 864.576.7777
Fax: 864.587.5430
Email: webmaster@wspa.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.