LAKE MARY, Fla. - When Lake Mary High School
Principal Michael Kotkin found the auditorium in shambles, he said it looked like a small bomb had gone off.
"A yellow haze filled the
As he looked around, Kotkin said he felt shock and disappointment.
"It was heartbreaking a little bit, to tell you the truth,"
School officials called the Seminole County Sheriff's Office and snapped photos of the stage, chairs and carpet covered in fire extinguisher powder.
"It looked like footsteps in snow," Kotkin said.
While the vandals took off, security cameras were able to catch two white males believed to be the culprits, but officials said the images are
Investigators were able to dust the fire extinguishers and obtain fingerprints they hope will help them catch the
Parents of students and volunteers spent the weekend cleaning the auditorium.
Hired crews worked on the rest of the damage Monday, which officials said could cost as much as $15,000.
Deputies said they're working to find the
Kotkin said the district will apply the appropriate consequences if it has to.