Man suspected in destruction of 11 traffic cameras across DC
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Metropolitan Police Department has released footage of a man suspected of destroying 11 traffic cameras across Washington.
An agency release says the department is asking for the public’s help in identifying the man, who appears on video jumping out of an SUV and attacking a traffic camera before throwing a piece of it into traffic. That video shows the destruction of a traffic camera on Kenilworth Avenue NE last Tuesday.
Police were called out to multiple scenes that day for reports of inoperable traffic cameras and determined the damage was due to vandalism.