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FROM THE BENTON POLICE DEPARTMENT:
On 8/25/14, officers with the Benton Police Department took a report of vandalism at the Benton High School.
It was discovered by school staff that some of the glass on the rotunda area near the office had been broken over the previous weekend. The glass was broken by what appeared to be two bullet holes through it.
Video surveillance shows the suspect in the case driving a small motorcycle and firing two rounds towards the rotunda area before speeding off. This incident took place at approximately 12:23 AM on 8/23/14.
Detectives are diligently working leads and the investigation is on-going, but anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to contact the Benton Police Department at 501-778-1171 or 501-315-TIPS. Individuals also may send an anonymous crime tip about this incident to CRIMES (274637) with the keyword BNPD in the body of the text or go to www.crimereports.com to leave a tip. A crime tip can also be submitted via the official Benton Police Department app found on ITunes and Google Play.