Pictures Found on Digital Camera Lead to Graffiti Charges
Yakima, WA - Pictures found on a digital camera in Yakima have one teenager facing criminal charges. Deputies found several pictures of graffiti on the camera. According to Yakima County Sheriffs, Eleven separate people had their property damaged by this man. A tow truck driver was towing a car, when he found a camera inside that he thought might be stolen. When he turned it over to deputies, they found the pictures of the defaced property in Yakima, Wapato, and Union Gap. Sheriff's were able to get a search warrant for the home of the 18 year old Union Gap Man. Once inside they found spray cans and a video camera, with a footage of him committing the crimes. The man was already being held in a Yakima County Jail on other charges. For this crime, he faces 7 felony counts and 4 misdemeanor counts of malicious mischief.