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Police investigate racist graffiti on home north of Gonzaga

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane Police are investigating after graffiti with a swastika was found on a home in the Logan neighborhood north of Gonzaga on Tuesday.

The tag reads "Can't stump the Trump Mexicans" and was reported in the area of E. Baldwin Ave and N. Cincinnati St. Officers say the department is investigating it as a case of malicious mischief. It has not been decided yet whether the graffiti will be investigated as a hate crime, similar to other graffiti cases from around the region recently.

On Tuesday, the Martin Luther King Jr. Center was tagged with a racial slur and last week a WSU student's car was vandalized with anti-gay slurs. Both are being investigated as hate crimes.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.

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