BLACK RIVER FALLS Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – In an update to a story we reported in August, officers with the Black River Falls Police Department are asking for help in a school vandalism investigation. According to information from the department, damage at the Forrest Street Elementary School is estimated at more than one million dollars.
On August 11, officers responded to the school and found broken windows, damage to new construction material and multiple fire extinguishers discharged covering walls, floors and electronic equipment.
Investigators with the Black River Falls Police Department say they have several suspects in the case and are asking community members to share any information they have on the vandalism, including social media posts.
People can contact the Black River Falls Police Department at 715-284-9155 Monday through Friday during business hours or 715-284-5357 ext. 180 to reach the on-duty officer. People may also complete a statement form utilizing the city’s website and can remain anonymous.