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6 suspected of graffiti throughout Kennewick

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KENNEWICK, Wash. -- Two people are cited and four juveniles awaiting charges for suspected vandalism throughout Kennewick.

Kennewick police say from September 2009 to the present time, numerous Kennewick residents have reported graffiti throughout the city. Reports cited graffiti at city parks, Kennewick High School, on a statue downtown and on personal property.

Starting in November 2009, police investigated the incidents. Finally, Tuesday January 6th, police issued criminal misdemeanor citations to 22-year-old Jose Vasquez and 18-year-old Ruben Flores. Also, four juveniles were interviewed and released to their parents pending charges from the prosecutors office.