Swastika spray-painted on wall at Florida Holocaust Museum

City sanitation workers paint over the graffiti

Police siren (Generic photo)
Police siren (Generic photo)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Vandals spray-painted a swastika and “Jews are guilty” on a wall at the Florida Holocaust Museum in St. Petersburg, police said Thursday.

Patrol officers spotted the graffiti around 4 a.m., the St. Petersburg Police Department said.

The incident is being investigated as a hate crime, news outlets reported.

City sanitation workers had painted over the graffiti by midmorning on Thursday.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact them.