Multiple windows shot out at Richmond preschool

Multiple windows shot out at Richmond preschool
Police are investigating after discovering shattered windows at Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School, located in the 900 block of Mosby Street. (Source: NBC12)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Several windows were shot out overnight at a Richmond preschool.

Police are investigating after discovering shattered windows at the Martin Luther King Jr. Pre-School Center on Mosby Street.

Officers were called to the school at 5:15 a.m. July 31 and said an unidentified person or persons used either a BB gun or pellet gun to shoot out 22 windows.

Police said since March, there have been 10 instances of windows at the preschool and middle school being destroyed, mostly by juvenile offenders.

Detectives have identified multiple juveniles responsible for previous incidents, but it is not known if they were involved in this incident.

Richmond Public Schools officials say they are working with police on the investigation to review surveillance video from the scene.

School officials say they are working on repairs and making sure the building is secure.

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