Two men behind bars in connection to Van Horn building vandalism

Two men behind bars in connection to Van Horn building vandalism
Vandals strike at historical Van Horn Building (Source: Culberson County Sheriff's Office/Facebook)

VAN HORN, TX (KWES) - The Culberson County Sheriff's Office says two men suspected of vandalizing a beautiful building in Van Horn are behind bars .

According the the sheriff's office Facebook page, David E Root ,26, Joel Lopez ,22, were arrested for allegedly marking a historic building with graffiti.

IF convicted of criminal charges the could face up to 180 days in jail and a fine of up to $2000 each.

The sheriff's office says the two were caught promptly thanks to information provided to them.

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