Police: Pride flag signs vandalized at Newtown church

Police say two people damaged and removed pride flag signs displayed on Trinity Episcopal Church. It was reported to police on Sunday.

News 12 Staff

Aug 15, 2023, 12:35 PM

Updated 289 days ago

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A vandalism incident involving pride flag signs is under investigation in Newtown.
Police say two people damaged and removed pride flag signs displayed on Trinity Episcopal Church. It was reported to police on Sunday.
Police released a statement, saying, "We are saddened that this apparent national trend has found its way to our town and we are investigating the defacing of the Trinity Church's signs that are intended to symbolize inclusion as a hate crime."
Anyone with information is asked to call the Newtown Police Department at (203)426-5841.  


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