Four teens arrested in connection with tagging spree

Posted at 8:10 AM, Jun 14, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-14 10:46:59-04

LOGAN, Utah — Police arrested four people in connection with a string of graffiti tagging incidents in the Cache Valley area.

Officers said Matthew Jensen, Dustin Kirby, and Andy Chanthalsay, all 18 years old, were taken into custody. Police also arrested a 15-year-old boy from North Logan.

All the defendants face numerous criminal charges, including felony and misdemeanor counts.

Over the weekend, police responded to more than 12 graffiti calls in the area, many of them involving churches.

The investigation is still ongoing as attempts are made to identify the victims for appropriate restitution, according to Logan Police.