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Investigation on Alma vandalism continues

By Madison Johnston

May 31, 2015

Around 2 a.m. on Monday, May 18, security footage from the Alma Cam captured a group of around twelve people on the southeast corner of Green and Wright streets. It showed one individual spray painting the Alma Mater and defacing the statue, according to Campus Police.It could have been spray paint or chalk – police could n...

Vandalism reported on Alma Mater statue

By Daily Illini Staff Report

May 22, 2015

A University employee reported someone had spray-painted the Alma Mater statue, located in the 1400 block of W. Green St., Urbana, overnight on Monday.The employee reported the vandalism Monday afternoon. According to police, it seemed the offender tried to wipe the paint off, but some marks of the paint remained.University...