Carolyn Fleegle

Watkins Memorial High School Vandalized

by Carolyn Fleegle on June 27, 2013 at 4:51 am

Authorities in Licking County have one person in custody in connection with a vandalism case at Watkins Memorial High School.

The Licking County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Tuesday, four males entered the school and vandalized it.

School officials noticed the damage the next day and also discovered that multiple electronic devices were stolen from the school.

Authorities were able to identify one of the suspects through the school’s surveillance system.

Deputies arrested 20-year-old Raymond Branch at his home in Canal Winchester.

Detectives are looking for the other 3 suspects involved in the vandalism case who they say are not students at Watkins Memorial High School.

Anyone with information is being asked to call the Licking County Sheriff’s Office at (740)670-5525.