Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Francis Scott Key Statue, Monument Vandalized in Baltimore

ABC 2 reports on the Francis Scott Key statue vandalism in Baltimore.

A monument commemorating “Star-Spangled Banner” author Francis Scott Key at 1200 North Eutaw Street in Baltimore was vandalized in downtown Baltimore, officials said Wednesday, September 13, 2017.

The monument was discovered Wednesday morning covered with red paint. Also the words “racist anthem” were written in black near the base of the statue.

'Racist Anthem' Spray-Painted On Baltimore Francis Scott Key Statue.