Vandals sought for causing thousands of dollars worth of damage to school

Charleston Police say a man with a knife tried to steal two containers of laundry detergent from a pharmacy.
Charleston Police say a man with a knife tried to steal two containers of laundry detergent from a pharmacy.

KINGSTREE, SC (WCSC) - Kingstree police are trying to find the vandals who caused thousands of dollars in damage to a school campus.

Chief Robert Ford said the vandals struck Kingstree Senior High School on Martin Luther King Avenue late Monday night.

Authorities say the vandals destroyed a common area, broke benches and tables, spray painted the building and tore out the wiring for surveillance cameras.

If you have any information on who was involved you are asked to call Kingstree police at (843) 355-7484.

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