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Vandals cause more than $20,000 in damage to children's playground at Lorain park

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Posted at 2:04 PM, Aug 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-16 14:04:11-04

LORAIN, Ohio — A small park on Lorain’s southwest side will need thousands of dollars in repairs after vandals destroyed various playground equipment on Thursday.

The park is located in the 2500 block of Reeves Avenue.

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Sunny Side Park in Lorain vandalized.

According to the Lorain Police Department, the park was struck by vandals Thursday.

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Sunny Side Park in Lorain vandalized.

Three plastic slides and dozens of ground barriers were damaged, authorities said. The damage is estimated to be around $25,000.

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Sunny Side Park in Lorain vandalized.

No suspects have been announced.

The matter remains under investigation.