When Lucy Ray was selected to paint a public mural of Anna Murray Douglass, Frederick Douglass' first wife, she planned for it to be a homage to the Black woman who, until recently, had been largely unsung. But the mural's progress was interrupted by vandalism. Twice. For Ray — artwork...
Residents of Moore County, North Carolina, were under curfew Sunday night and school was canceled Monday after a group or person shot up and badly damaged two power substations Saturday night. "The person who did this knew what they were doing," Moore County Sheriff Ronnie Fields said at a news conference Sunday. "It appears they were trying to shut down the county." "I can promise you, to the perpetrators out there, we will find you," Fields said. The attack, which began at about 7 p.m. on Saturday, left 45,000 households and business without power, and roughly 35,000 remained without power Sunday night,...
LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. (7News) — The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a vandalism in South Riding that the Sheriff’s Office says involves hateful, racist rhetoric. The busy South Riding shopping center was vandalized with graffiti on Friday. The graffiti included several racist words, LGBTQ slurs, antisemitic...
Two power substations in a North Carolina county were damaged by gunfire in what is being investigated as a criminal act
More Than 40,000 People In North Carolina Are Without Power After “Intentional Vandalism,” Authorities Said
An unidentified shooter targeted the power substation in North Carolina, but their motive remains unknown, authorities said.
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Vandals are suspected of causing a major power outage in Moore County, North Carolina, which plunged about 45,000 customers into darkness amid freezing temperatures.
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Law enforcement and community leaders say they’re responding to racist, antisemitic and homophobic graffiti discovered at a shopping center in Loudoun County, Virginia, on Friday morning. The hate speech targeting minority communities was found around 8:30 a.m. Friday morning at the South Riding Town Center, which is located at...
Multiple agencies are investigating after tens of thousands of residents in North Carolina have been left without power due to a “targeted” attack. In an initial statement shared to social media, the Moore County Sheriff’s Office noted that the mass power outage in the region was being investigated as a “criminal occurrence,” adding that early evidence showed that “intentional vandalism” was to blame. In a follow-up statement, a curfew was announced.
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"This appears to be an intentional, willful and malicious act. The perpetrator will be brought to justice and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law." A North Carolina county is under a state of emergency following a mass power outage that could leave tens of thousands of people without electricity for days to come. The outage, which the authorities believe to be intentionally caused by gunfire, is now being investigated as a criminal act.
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Moore County Sheriff's office has activated a state of emergency due to a mass power outage across the county which is being investigated as a criminal act. Authorities said the outage was caused by a group of people responsible for vandalizing and shooting at the county's power equipment. Deputies said...