ST. CLOUD - The St. Cloud Police Department used a search warrant at 9:15 a.m. today for ongoing complaints about graffiti in the downtown and southside of St. Cloud.

Officers arrested 23 year old Alexander Ransom of 619 6th Avenue South for felony criminal damage to property.

During the search officers found several pieces of evidence. Police believe Ransom has been vandalizing area homes, businesses, and other properties with the word "Physics".

Ransom was transported to the Stearns County Jail where he was booked and released.

Police currently have 27 documented reports with an estimate of over $5000 in damage involving this particular graffiti.

St. Cloud Police are asking any additional victims who have had property damage with this particular tag to notify the Community Crime Impact Team at 345-4148.


Photo: St. Cloud Police Department
Photo: St. Cloud Police Department