Police investigate hate messages spray painted in Mineola

MINEOLA - Police are looking for who is responsible for spray painting swastikas and other hate messages across Mineola overnight.

Investigators say at least 11 locations in the village were targeted, including Chaminade High School.

Much of the graffiti has since been cleaned up, but for Andrew Campanile, whose work van was targeted, he says that he can't drive around with hate messages painted on his vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nassau Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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