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Akron police searching for 3 suspects who allegedly vandalized Shaw JCC: Watch surveillance footage

They’re accused of breaking windows, setting off fire extinguishers and spray painting obscenities on the pool deck / signs.
Credit: Akron Police Department
Suspect vehicle.

AKRON, Ohio — In hopes of finding the people responsible, the Akron Police Department released surveillance video Tuesday morning from an incident last month in which three people allegedly vandalized the Shaw JCC facility in the 700 block of White Pond Drive.

NOTE: You can watch the surveillance video at the bottom of this story.

Police say it was back on May 30 when one male and two females “climbed the fence surrounding the pool and vandalized the facility.”

They’re accused of breaking windows, setting off fire extinguishers and spray painting obscenities on the pool deck / signs.

Police say the trio arrived at the location in a black minivan.

Anybody with information about the crime and / or the suspects is asked to call Akron Police Detective T. Kelley at 330-375-2464 or the Summit County Crimestoppers at 330-434-COPS (2677). Tipsters can remain anonymous.

Help APD Identify Vandalism Suspects (22-066123). On May 30, 2022, three suspects - one white male and two white females, arrived in a black mini-van to Shaw JCC at 750 White Pond Dr., climbed the fence surrounding the pool, and vandalized the facility – breaking windows, setting off fire extinguishers, and spray-painting obscenities on the pool deck and signs. If you have any information about this crime and/or the suspects, please contact Akron Police Detective T. Kelley at 330-375-2464; the APD Tip Line at 330-375-2TIP; or the Summit County Crimestoppers, Inc. at 330-434-COPS (2677). You can also text TIPSCO with your tips to 274637 (CRIMES). Callers can remain anonymous. Any Facebook tips that contain personal information, including names, email addresses, telephone numbers, or mailing addresses should not be posted as a comment here; please send via inbox. If you see the suspects, do not approach; call 911. #akronpdprotecting #akroncrime

Posted by Akron Police Department on Tuesday, June 14, 2022

No additional details were immediately available, but stay with 3News as we will update this story if more information is released.


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Editor's note: Video in the player above was originally published in an unrelated article on June 13, 2022.

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