Graffiti Along Platte River Trails

08/27/17
Submitted By Sefenech Henok


THE PLATTE RIVER TRAILS HAS FALLEN VICTIM TO GRAFFITI, THE SCENIC TRAILS ALONG THE NORTH PLATTE RIVER ARE BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN TARGETED FRIDAY EVENING. AN AREA OF ROCKS AND SIDEWALKS COVERED IN OFFENSIVE WORDS AND SYMBOLS INCLUDING A SWASTIKA AND THE WORDS "HAIL SATAN".

 PICTURES OF THE AREA WERE POSTED TO FACEBOOK, MANY PEOPLE RESPONDING TO FACEBOOK EXPRESSING THEIR DISGUST AND FRUSTRATIONS OF THE CRIME. THESE FACEBOOK PICTURES PROMPTING ONE LOCAL CARPET CLEANER TO HEAD OVER TO THE TRAILS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING WITH CARPET CLEANING SUPPLIES TO HELP REMOVE THE GRAFFITI; A KIND GESTURE HE DID ON HIS OFF DAY, FREE OF CHARGE BECAUSE HE WANTED TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE.