Taggers Caught Red Handed
Five teens have been arrested, accused of at least 57 graffiti incidents.Yakima Police got a tip from a business owner who saw the taggers in the act of marking up signs and light poles near Fifth Avenue Friday night. Yakima Police Captain Rod Light says it’s rare that taggers are caught red-handed. “It’s one of those unusual opportunities that the police can catch them in progress tagging and were able to check the local areas and businesses and found that many were hit.”
The tagging reads FSK, which stands for Fourth Street Kings. A teenage tagging crew which included four boys and one girl ranging in age from 13 to 18. Captain Light says the teens face at least 57 counts of third degree malicious mischief. If you have a business with that type of graffiti, contact the Yakima Police Department. the group could be facing more charges.