Montgomery County Police Officers Investigate Hate-Based Vandalism at Church (VIDEO)
Montgomery County police officers are investigating a hate-based vandalism to the Episcopal Church of Our Savior, which is located at 1700 Powder Mill Road in Hillandale. The vandalism was discovered before 8 a.m. on Sunday morning.
According to police, a priest from the church discovered that the words “Trump Nation whites only,” were written on a banner outside of the church as well as on an exterior wall of the church.
Anyone with information about this vandalism and/or the suspect(s) is asked to contact the 3rd District Investigative Section at 240.773.6870. For those who wish to remain anonymous, Crime Solvers of Montgomery County is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for any information that leads to the arrest of the suspect(s). Tipsters can call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1.866.411.TIPS (8477).
Detectives Investigate Hate-Based Vandalism to Church in Hillandalehttps://t.co/R5TcheBYIK
— Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) November 14, 2016
A video of Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde addressing the vandalism has been posted on Facebook: