PD: Teen in custody after vandalizing Surprise LDS church

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(Source: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints) (Source: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints)
(Source: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints) (Source: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints)
(Source: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints) (Source: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints)
SURPRISE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested for vandalizing a Surprise Mormon church.

The incident happened at the at the Latter-Day Saints church near the area of Greenway Road and Sarival Avenue early Sunday morning.

Surprise police say the teen vandalized the church with graffiti. He was later taken into custody. 

Police added that teen also tagged a nearby park.

The teenager is being charged with a count of aggravated criminal damage and a count of criminal damage for a separate tagging incident at the nearby park, police said. 

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