Vandals cause damage to Salina South High School

(Courtesy: Salina Police Department)

SALINA, Kan. (KSNW) – Vandals caused major damage in the new addition at Salina South High School over the weekend.

Police said sometime between 10 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday, someone broke into the school and left the water running in a second floor rinse station in a science lab.

The water damaged two rooms upstairs and then flooded a majority of the main floor. Initial estimates place the damage to the ceiling tiles, walls and carpet at $20,000.

The vandals also found the keys to a USD 305 Chevy Suburban and drove it off the school property. It was later recovered undamaged nearby on Colonial Lane.

There is a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individuals responsible.


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