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Daytona Beach police arrest boardwalk graffiti suspect

'He likes to spray-paint graffiti, especially on the Daytona Beach Boardwalk'

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Daytona Beach police is thanking the public for helping officers find a graffiti suspect.

Officers have arrested Devin Bennett on a criminal mischief charge.

The department released a video Monday showing photos of the man who they believe is Bennett. 

Do you know the man in this video? He likes to spray-paint graffiti, especially on the Daytona Beach Boardwalk. If you do, please contact Officer Steve Catalano at (386) 671-5225 or CatalanoSteve@dbpd.us regarding Case 190013886.

Posted by Daytona Beach Police Department on Monday, November 4, 2019

Surveillance video shows a shirtless man with recognizable arm, chest and back tattoos carrying a bag with a group of people. He's seen pulling out what seems to be spray paint from the bag and painting a design on wall on the boardwalk as the group continues on.

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Investigators say hours after releasing the surveillance video on social media, they were able to take the 24-year-old into custody.

He's since been released from the Volusia County Jail.


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