Aug 31, 2015 3:47 PM
Police: Man ripped flag pole from ground, smashed window at Salem trailer park with shovel
SALEM – Paul Perry, 46 of Salem, was arrested Sunday for allegedly destroying both public and private property on South Policy Street in the Muse Trailer Park.
Salem police said they watched as Perry tried to pull a street sign out of the ground.
Witnesses in the area identified Perry as the man who had also damaged a nearby parked car, ripped a flag pole from the ground and smashed a trailer’s window with a shovel.
Perry struggled briefly when police tried to take them into custody.
He was charged with three counts of criminal mischief, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.