Multiple acts of vandalism, theft at Fairgrounds area of Garden City

(ABC 6 News) – Sunday morning, the Blue Earth County Sheriff’s office was called to the Fairgrounds area of Garden City for multiple acts of vandalism and theft that occurred overnight.

According to the Sheriff’s office, unknown individuals stole t-shirts and other small items from vendor booths at the fair that were closed for the night.

Tractors and lawn mowers parked as displays were damaged and marked with graffiti and traffic, political and advertising signs were defaced with spray paint.

The incident remains under investigation and anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (507) 304-4863 or through Crimestoppers of MN at (800)-222-TIPS.