Authorities are investigating vandalism at the Fayette County Fairgrounds in West Union.
The Fayette County Fair Board says the incidents of vandalism occurred between 7 p.m. Sunday night and 3 p.m. Monday with damages including breaks in wooden fencing and busted up bathroom and shower facilities. In a Facebook statement, the Fair Board said, “For all the good things we report happening at the fairgrounds, we are sad that we have to report a negative situation and we need the public’s help solving. Vandalism is NOT tolerated at our fairgrounds. We are asking for the public’s assistance with any leads who may be responsible for this act of mischief.”
Anyone who has any information is asked to contact West Union Police at 563-422-3535.
This year’s Fayette County Fair runs July 20th through July 24th.