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19-Year Old Caught Vandalizing Phone Box

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FROM THE CORPUS CHRISTI POLICE DEPARTMENT -

Occurred on1/17/13, 2:32pm  Graffiti  831 Airline

Police were called to the area of 1000 Airline for a man spray painting an AT&T telephone box.  Officers arrived to find John Fernandez, 19, walking away.

Fernandez was found to have a spray can with the matching color as the vandalized property.  The damage was estimated at $250.

He was arrested and charged with Graffiti, a Class "B" Misdemeanor punishable by 180 days in jail and a $2,000 fine.

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