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Vandalism reported at Riverside Park

Last Updated on April 24, 2022 by Cass County Online

In a Facebook post on April 23, 2022, the Logansport Parks Department shared photos of vandalism that had occurred overnight at Riverside Park, with the following message:

“What’s on our mind? The worst vandalism I’ve ever seen in my 28 years of doing Parks & Recreation. This was the done at the Riverside restrooms on Friday night, both Men’s & Women’s sides. I don’t know who is so angry that they could do this, but it’s made me heartsick and sick to my stomach.”

The Logansport Police Department also posted the following:

As the parks are opening with new activities and places for the citizens to take their families, acts like this can not and will not be tolerated.

The City of Logansport and the Logansport Police Department are working hard to provide a safe place for all citizens. If you have any information pertaining to the incident that has occurred at River Side Park please contact the Logansport Police Department at (574) 722-6060.

Your assistance is appreciated.

Photos from Logansport Parks & Recreation Facebook Page

In a follow-up post on April 24, the Logansport Parks Department said:

“Good morning to all that have posted on the Riverside restroom situation. We are grateful for all of your passionate statements, but lets find a way to move on. Some of your ideas are worth pursuing, and we’ll be working with the our Logansport Police Department, the Parks Board, the City Council, our insurance company, and potential contractors. WE WILL REPAIR THIS AND CONTINUE TO WORK TO MAKE RIVERSIDE PARK THE BEST IT CAN BE!!! We appreciate your help today and EVERY day!”