Austin Police Arrest 3 for Spray Painting Vandalism

Created: 06/16/2014 11:57 AM

(ABC 6 News) - Austin Police have arrested three people in connection with a rash of vandalism that happened last week.

Authorities say one adult and two 17-year-olds are awaiting charges for allegedly spray painting more than twenty cars and a number of homes in the northwest part of the city.

Because of the extent of the damage, officials say felony charges are likely.

Police say they’re thankful members of the community called in with credible tips, leading to the arrests.

There is still no official estimate on the total cost of the damage.