Over the past week, Hickory Police have received multiple reports of vandalism in the city. The subjects in these incidents have broken vehicle & residential windows, damaged mailboxes and overturned rollout garbage containers & port-a-johns. There has been no evidence of entry into any of the vehicles or residences and nothing has been reported stolen.
Yesterday alone (August 12), 18 incidents were reported. Ten of those occurred at northeast Hickory addresses; five were in the northwest quadrant and three were in southeast Hickory.
An investigation has led to a possible subject description of four white males in a white sport utility vehicle. Anyone who spots a suspicious vehicle matching that description or anyone who has been a victim of vandalism should contact the Hickory Police Department at 828-328-5551.