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Vandals go to great heights to leave their mark on church

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Sometime this past weekend someone went to great heights to spray paint an upside down cross and the words “F--- God” on the side of a Jonesboro church.

Michael Shumate of Southwest Church of Christ, 1601 James St., told police the vandalism happened sometime between Saturday and Sunday morning.

The unknown suspect or suspects climbed onto the roof of the church and spray painted the profanities on the building using blue paint.

Shumate said he was able to get most of the paint off the brick using a power washer; however, he said a cross painted on a stucco gable would have to be painted over to cover it.

Shumate turned over to police 5 cans of blue spray paint he found on the roof. The cans were placed in evidence to be processed.

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