Floyd County Police Department have arrested two juveniles in relation to damage at a concession stand at the Pepperell High School football stadium on Sunday night. Both juveniles are 13-year-old eighth graders in the Pepperell school district; one lives in Silver Creek and the other Lindale.
Approximately $300 in snacks and drinks were recovered as a result of the investigation. The juveniles will not be identified by FCPD. They have been released to their parents and are awaiting prosecution in Floyd County Juvenile Court. Damage included a roll up metal door and the glass doors of four Coca Cola coolers. The suspects have each been charged with second degree burglary, second degree criminal damage to property, theft by taking and criminal trespass.
Floyd County Police has launched an investigation into the vandalism of Pepperell High School by numerous kids on skateboards.
Reports said that the school was vandalized just before midnight on Sunday.
This marks the third time this summer Pepperell High has been vandalized this summer. Last week the concession stand was broken into and suffered major damage, including torn up doors and smashed glass. Earlier in the summer Pepperell Middle School’s gym was broken into. Vandals threw paint over the gym floor and smashed glass and basketball goals.
If you know anything about this or have any information, please call the Board of Education or Floyd County Police.