Jefferson Davis statue on Monument Ave. vandalized

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Jefferson Davis statue on Monument Avenue was vandalized overnight. 

At about 3 a.m. Friday, an officer saw the painted letters on the statue. 

The Department of Public Works was notified and is in charge of cleaning up the graffiti. 

This monument has been vandalized several times over the past four years. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

RELATED: Jefferson Davis Monument vandalized for second night in a row

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