Watch WFLA News Channel 8

3 suspects arrested in connection with recent Leto High School vandalism

Hillsborough County

Three suspects were arrested on Monday in connection to recent vandalism at Leto High School.

Alexander Valladares, 19, Yonjer Suarez, 18, and Kevin Narvaez, 18, are charged with burglary with damage over $1,000 and felony criminal mischief $1,000 or more.

Multiple racist and obscene comments were spray painted on the walls at the school. A large sign next to the football field was also defaced with explicit language. 

The graffiti included things like “whites” and “blacks only” painted above drinking fountains. While some of the images were just crude and childish, it’s the racially-charged graffiti that has some parents worried.

The suspects were arrested at their homes. 

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

get the app

News App

Weather App

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss