Racial slurs graffitied on school bench in Leamington

Leamington OPP station. (Photo by Ricardo Veneza)

The Ontario Provincial Police in Leamington is investigating after someone put racist graffiti on a bench at a local public school.

Sometime between October 12 and October 13,  someone put profanity and racial slurs on a bench at Mount Carmel-Blytheswood Public School.

The school has since cleaned up the graffiti on the bench.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.catchcrooks.com