5 charged after several P.A. properties hit with graffiti

(Herald file photo)

Five people are each facing 20 counts of mischief in connection to graffiti incidents last week.

Police responded to several damaged properties across the city, including the 1200 and 1400 blocks of 28th Street East, the 3300 block of Fourth Avenue West, 1100 block of Knox Place, 1100 block of 18th Street West, 1200 block of 14th Street West and the 1500 block of McIntosh Drive.

One woman, age 31, and four men, ages 19, 21, 32 and 36 have been charged. They made their first court appearances on Wednesday.