Niagara Regional Police say in  September of 2020, they began an investigation into ongoing graffiti being found in St. Catharines.


Investigation revealed that a similar tag was being used at 25 different locations and detectives were able to identify a suspect.

On Saturday, October 17th, 2020, the suspect, Jared Pye (25 years old) of St. Catharines, was arrested and charged with:

Mischief under $5,000 (5 Counts)
Mischief over $5000 (Global Charge)


Pye is expected to appear at court on January 8th, 2021, at the Robert S.K Welch Courthouse, in St. Catharines.

Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at 905-688-4111, dial option 3, ext. 9482.

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