TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Vandalism Complaint at New Home Baptist Church Near Mayfield, KY
Date of News Release: 10/15/2006
(Mayfield, KY) - Kentucky State Police are currently investigating a vandalism complaint at New Home Baptist Church near Mayfield KY. Parishioners arriving at the church on Sunday Morning discovered damage to their Fellowship Hall, Church Building, and Cemetery. Preliminary investigation shows someone entered the fellowship hall by knocking down the door and then went about the outside of the church painting graffiti on the side of the buildings. The graffiti, unprintable text for this release, was of a satanic context. There was also minor damage to the Church Cemetery. If anyone has any information concerning this incident they are asked to contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state) or 270-856-3721. Investigation is continuing with Trooper Brad Haley.