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Vandals spray paint inside Butler high school, steal equipment

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Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 5:15 p.m.

Butler Township police are investigating a burglary and vandalism at Butler Intermediate High School early Monday morning.

Police responding to a 1:23 a.m. fire alarm at the school at 551 Fairground Hill Rd. smelled paint fumes as they began doing a building check, said Detective David Fish.

Several parts of the building were found spray-painted with graffitti and some electronic equipment was stolen, Fish said.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact township police at 724-285-9600.

Rachel Farkas is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. She can be reached at 724-779-6902 or

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