Vandalism at Seaview Park on Jan. 21, in Edmonds. (Edmonds Police Department)

Vandalism at Seaview Park on Jan. 21, in Edmonds. (Edmonds Police Department)

Police seek suspects in repeated vandalism at Edmonds parks

Vandals have done over $10,000 of damage to parks across the city, including suspected arson and graffiti with hate speech.

EDMONDS — Vandals have caused $10,000 in damage to multiple Edmonds parks and restrooms in recent weeks, and police are asking for help identifying suspects.

Toilets and sinks were pried from the walls, in one example of the damage at Brackett’s Landing, Olympic Beach, City Park, Hickman Park and Seaview Park, according to Edmonds police. Items have also been thrown into Puget Sound. Portable toilets were burned to the ground at Hickman Park.

The vandalism at Seaview Park included hate speech and symbols, Sgt. Josh McClure said.

After the Seaview Park incident around 4 p.m. Jan. 21, four suspected vandals believed to be about 16 or 17 years old were seen leaving the area in a maroon BMW 6 series convertible, McClure said Wednesday afternoon.

Anyone with information was encouraged to call the police tip line at 425-407-3999.

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