STAMFORD - Stamford police are searching for the person who spray-painted hate graffiti on a Stamford church.

Officials with the Landmark Baptist Church located at 66 Crescent St. say a swastika was found on the side of one of the church's buses yesterday, one day after a pitchfork was discovered painted on the back of the building.

Stamford police say whatever the motive may be behind the vandalism, it's serious. Anyone with information is urged to call police at 203-977-4444.