Arrest in cenotaph, neighbourhood vandalism

In this Sunday, July 10, 2016 photo, a vandal tagged the cenotaph at Legion Memorial Park. A 21-year-old Cornwall man has been arrested and charged with mischief. (Newswatch Group/Bill Kingston)

CORNWALL – An arrest has been made in the weekend defacing of the cenotaph on Second Street West.

Officers arrested Dustin O’Byrne, 21, yesterday (July 11) and charged him with four counts of mischief and breach of probation.

Not only was the cenotaph in Legion Memorial Park spray painted over the weekend, but four other buildings were tagged in the area near the war memorial.

The Cornwall man is being held for a bail hearing.

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