Police Search For Suspect Following Vandalism Of Everett Church


EVERETT, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) — Police in Everett are searching for a suspect after Zion Baptist Ministries was vandalized last week.

The incident happened on Saturday, April 29 shortly before 2:30 a.m.

Authorities said they they are trying to identify a man in "relation to numerous incidents of vandalism," including the one at Zion Baptist Ministries.

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Last week, Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria called the incident a hate crime, and said he was "repulsed and distraught that someone would intentionally vandalize a religious organization in our community. There is absolutely no room for any hate in Everett."

Anyone who recognizes man in the above photos is asked to contact Everett Police at 617-389-5063.

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(Photo: Everett Police Department)