juvenile male has been arrested for vandalism and burglary at Kodiak's high school
and middle school Saturday night or Sunday morning. The youth is now in the
custody of the juvenile probation officer.
Police Department served a search warrant at a Kodiak home on Monday in order
to collect evidence and possibly recover stolen property.
Superintendant Stewart McDonald addressed the Kodiak Island Borough School
Board at its regular meeting last (Monday) night about the situation.
-- (Vandalism 1 42 sec "We
had a couple of students ... the walls and lockers.")
said the custodial and maintenance staff did a very good job cleaning up the
mess, but had to come back to do more after students opened their lockers
-- (Vandalism 2 34 sec "There
were several lockers ... missed, was cleaned up.")
Police Department's initial estimate was that damages reached 75,000-dollars, a
figure McDonald disputes:
-- (Vandalism 3 32 sec "We
believe that estimate was ... this particular event.")
None of the
school board members had any questions about the weekend vandalism, and only
Melissa Borton commented on it.
-- (Vandalism 4 16 sec "I
spoke to a few different ... express our thank-yous.")
are withholding the names and grades of the alleged vandals because they are