Hopkins Park bandshell vandalized ahead of town hall


Patrick Murphy

DeKalb's Hopkins Park bandshell sits empty after being vandalized in light of Dekalb's Town Hall meeting at the park.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — Hopkins Park’s bandshell was found vandalized with graffiti Thursday.

The bandshell’s white interior bore the phrases “All Lives Matter,” “Trump” and “BLM” with an “X” drawn through the letters with black spray paint.

This comes ahead of the 5 p.m. Black Lives Matter town hall meeting to be held at Hopkins Park.

The Northern Star will update this story as more information becomes available.