Authorities charge 5 teens with Alcorn vandalism

CORINTH — Alcorn County authorities have charged five teenagers with felony malicious mischief stemming from vandalism at Alcorn Central High School.

The Oct. 7 vandalism leading to the arrests occurred when fluorescent orange paint was used to write obscene words and pictures on the school field house, driveway, football field and some senior picture advertisements.

Authorities tell the Daily Corinthian newspaper that school officials will consider installing surveillance cameras.

The Associated Press