Calvert County football field racist graffiti suspects IDed, sheriff’s office says

The Calvert County sheriff’s office says it has identified five 18-year-old suspects in connection with racist slurs spray painted on a local football field.

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The sheriff’s office began investigating Sunday around 5 p.m. when the vandalism at Calvert High School in Prince Frederick was reported.

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In addition to the slurs, they say an outdoor classroom was broken into and vandalized, and other areas of the school were vandalized and sprayed with graffiti.

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They say the suspects are all male – and charges are pending.