New rainbow crosswalk vandalized in Port Elgin
Tire marks are seen on the rainbow crosswalk in Port Elgin, Ont. on Aug. 29, 2020. (Source: Saugeen Shores Police Service)
LONDON, ONT. -- Saugeen Shores police are investigating after the newly installed Rainbow Crosswalk in Port Elgin was vandalized Saturday.
Police say between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. some vehicles intentionally spun their tires on the crosswalk, defacing the surface.
Police are treating the incident as a a hate-motivated crime.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Saugeen Shore Police Service at 519-832-2500 or anonymously Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 (TIPS).