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Police: Man spray-painted swastikas on his own home

Andrew King speaks with NewsChannel 13 last month. At right is one of the swastikas that was spray-painted on the home. Andrew King speaks with NewsChannel 13 last month. At right is one of the swastikas that was spray-painted on the home. | Photo: File / WNYT.

March 20, 2017 06:55 PM

SCHENECTADY - A Schenectady man who claimed someone spray-painted swastikas on his Chiswell Road home last month, did it himself.

That’s according to Schenectady police. They’ve now arrested 54-year-old Andrew King and charged him with falsely reporting an incident.

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King also faces harassment charges in connection with a separate incident where police say he threatened to harm an individual .

He’s now being held in the Schenectady County Jail and is due to be arraigned on Tuesday.

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