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Tucson Police: Graffiti arrest after thousands of dollars in damages

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Tucson police have arrested a man they believe to be linked to over 100 different graffiti incidents that caused thousands of dollars in damage, according to a recent release. 

On March 8, officers with Operations Division West located 21-year-old Cedric Acton, he has been booked into the Pima County Jail and is facing charges of criminal damage graffiti, over $10,000.  

According to the TPD release, officers from Operations Division Midtown first arrested Acton back in May 2016, for misdemeanor criminal damage after he sprayed graffiti onto a city curb.  

The TPD Tag Unit (Graffiti Unit) followed up on information from that investigation and was able to link Acton to over 124 different acts of graffiti/vandalism that have happened around Tucson and in Pima County.

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TPD determined that Acton was using the moniker "Eroe" during the incidents. The cost to clean up these different locations was totaled at $12,136.01.  

The investigation is ongoing, according to Tucson police.  

Anyone with information is asked to call 88-CRIME. 

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