Update: 6/23 – The Chickasha Police Department has arrested a suspect in connection with the recent vandalism in Chickasha.
Jacob Raymond Franklin was arrested on the felony charge of Defacing or Injuring a House of Worship.
“After the recent vandalisms taking place here in Chickasha we reached out to the public for help and they responded,” commented Chief of Police Eddie Adamson. “The Grady County Sheriff’s Department received an anonymous tip after the vandalisms were reported and they passed the information along to us and we also started receiving information from other people in the community that pointed us toward this suspect.”
According to Chief Adamson, Franklin is also a suspect in other recent vandalisms that occurred in the area.
Adamson said, “With all the vandalisms being so similar with the same type of paint and designs; he is the primary suspect in the others as well but we will be continuing the investigation and hopefully will be able to clear up the other cases soon.”
CHICKASHA, Okla. – Police in Chickasha are asking for the public’s help finding the people responsible for several acts of vandalism over the weekend.
Officers were called to 1400 block of S. 15th St. and the 1700 block of S. 13th St. after homeowners discovered several pieces of property covered in spray paint.
If you have any information on the crime, call the police department at (405) 222-6050 or CrimeStoppers at (405) 222-8477.