View mobile site
Follow us on
Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 | 12:22 a.m.
Hi, (not you?) | Member Center | Sign Out
Sign In | Register
Updated: 6:42 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, 2012 | Posted: 2:35 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, 2012
BRIGHTON HEIGHTS, Pa. —
Authorities are investigating after vandals damaged vehicles and spray-painted graffiti in Brighton Heights early Monday morning.
Andrew Matvey told Channel 11’s Brandon Hudson that vandals stole tires off his van and spray-painted it. Matvey said his neighbor’s car was also vandalized.
“I’m on a fixed income and I have no way of getting my tires fixed,” Matvey said.
According to Matvey, he has been targeted before by vandals, so he and his neighbors have set up a neighborhood surveillance system along Geyer Avenue.
“I have no idea who is doing it, but this is the second time in two weeks,” Matvey said. “At 3 a.m. they should be home in bed, not roaming the streets causing other people harm and aggravation.”
Police said the surveillance footage shows the vandals in the act. No other details about their investigation have been released.
“I hope they catch them and prosecute them to the fullest extent of the law. This isn’t kid’s stuff,” Matvey said.
According to Matvey, the damage to his van was estimated at $400.
War Veteran’s Stolen Van, Wheelchair Found
Channel 11 Viewer Donates Wheelchair To Vet After Van, Scooter, Cane Stolen
© 2013 Cox Media Group. By using this website,
Already have an account? Sign In
We have sent you a confirmation email. Please check your email and click on the link to activate your account.
We look forward to seeing you frequently. Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts.
Don't worry, it happens. We'll send you a link to create a new password.
We have sent you an email with a link to change your password.
We've sent an email with instructions to create a new password. Your existing password has not been changed.
To sign in you must verify your email address. Fill out the form below and we'll send you an email to verify.
Check your email for a link to verify your email address.