MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minneapolis Police Department announced Friday evening they’ve arrested a 44-year-old man after an elderly woman’s home on the city’s south side was vandalized nine times. The home was also hit on Thanksgiving morning.
The frightening sound of windows being smashed with a hammer shattered Frances Mosley’s sense of security and safety for months. Some windows were repaired, only to be broken again. Now some windows just left boarded up.READ MORE: 15-Car Crash, Slick Conditions Prompt Closure Of Highway 169 In The Northwest Metro
Security cameras adorn all viewpoints around the house. Recent footage showed one person approaching the house and returning to a car on the passenger side. The vandalism damages reportedly topped $6,000.READ MORE: For Third Night After Daunte Wright's Killing, Protesters And Law Enforcement Clash Outside Brooklyn Center Police HQ
Minneapolis Police spokesperson John Elder says that, according to their initial investigating, the suspect — who WCCO is not identifying by name, pending charges — was apparently involved in a property dispute with the owner of the home.MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Center Residents Stepping Up During Crisis: 'There's An Energy Around This Community'
Police are still working to determine whether anyone else was involved in the repeated attacks.