Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Veterans Group Offers $1,000 to Nab Momument Vandals.(West Side Journal)

Byline: Joshua Akers Journal Staff Writer

Rio Rancho veterans want to know who vandalized their monument on May 26.

A $1,000 reward is being offered by the Rio Rancho Veterans Monument Park Organization for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who stole four flags from the monument, broke beer bottles against a wall honoring veterans and overturned a portable toilet.

Members of the organization approved the reward after meeting Monday with acting City Administrator Ed Chismar and Sandoval County Sheriff John Paul Trujillo.

"If these are young people, a $1,000 reward should encourage a lot of talking," said Bob Anderson, treasurer for the organization. …

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