Police search for driver who vandalized Black Lives Matter mural in downtown Orlando

Orlando police said they are searching for a driver who they believe vandalized a Black Lives Matter mural overnight.

Police said the mural was vandalized at about 1:44 a.m. on Rosalind.

When officers arrived, they noticed large circular skid-mark patterns on top of the mural.

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Officers said the suspect vehicle is a newer model white Dodge Charger with dark tint windows and a sunroof.

Rosalind Avenue at Washington Avenue was closed for several hours during repairs to the Black Lives Matter mural.

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Police said parts of the mural have been pressure washed and repainted.

Several officers provided extra patrol until all repairs were completed.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact Crimeline at 800-423-8477.


Katlyn Brieskorn, WFTV.com

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.