Vandals hit Mahomet-Seymour buses
MAHOMET - Police are asking for information about vandals who damaged several school buses this weekend.
A preliminary estimate of the damage is "well over" $10,000, Mahomet police Chief Michael Metzler said Sunday evening.
Between 3 p.m. Saturday and 5 p.m. Sunday, someone punctured tires on several Mahomet-Seymour school district buses, said Mahomet police Chief Michael Metzler in a release.
Someone also spray-painted vulgar grafitti on several buses and on the bus barn, Metzler said. The bus barn is at 302 N. Division, Mahomet.
Metzler said he believes five buses were damaged.
Police ask that anyone with information call them at 586-5533 or Crimestoppers at 373-TIPS.