Vandals Deface Jackie Robinson Statue With Racial Slurs
Description:A statue of Brooklyn Dodger baseball pioneer Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese has been vandalized, with several racial slurs scrawled with black marker on its base.
NYPD told PIX11 that the statue, at MCU Park in Coney Island, was discovered tagged at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.
The damage has since been covered up with a plastic bag taped over the scrawlings.(1:20)