National Fire Dog Monument defaced with paint

A memorial that honors arson-investigating dogs in the nation’s capital was defaced with paint late Wednesday, prompting a search for the vandals.

Someone poured blue paint and spray-painted “KKK” on the bronze National Fire Dog Monument statue between 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. Wednesday, according to police and fire officials.

Large piles of trash also were dumped in the back parking lot of Engine Company 2, where the monument is located, according to the D.C. Firefighters Union… Continue

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