Man arrested in Troy for graffiti

Troy Police Department detectives along with officers from the Community Police Unit have made an arrest in a graffiti incident in the Downtown area.

Troy authorities have arrested 30 year-old Patrick J. Gaitor and charged him with three misdemeanors in relation to the spray painting of a building in the area of Congress Street. The investigation by Troy police is ongoing and officers have been following up on tips from community members.

Patrick J. Gaitor – Arrested for graffiti.

The Troy Police Department encourages anyone witnessing suspicious activity that could be related to graffiti to contact them at (518) 270-4411. Arrests are only one part of a larger continued response by police to the increasing presence of graffiti in the city of Troy.