Two arrested in Osoyoos arson and graffiti incident

Two people have been charged in an arson and grafitti vandalism incident that took place in Osoyoos' Gyro Park in late January, 2016.
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OSOYOOS - Two people have been arrested following an arson at Gyro Park in Osoyoos last month.

Two arrests have been made following the Jan. 29 damage caused by a fire lit in the men’s washroom and graffiti sprayed on the walls, according to a release from Osoyoos RCMP.

A 21-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman from Osoyoos have been arrested and officers are recommending charges of mischief over $5,000 and arson for each of them.

Both are scheduled to appear in court March 9.

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