CCTV of war memorial suspect

CCTV footage appears to capture the moment a war memorial was vandalised in central London.

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Graffiti on war memorials treated as criminal damage

Metropolitan police have said the graffiti on the RAF Bomber Command War Memorial and the Animals in War Memorial in central London is being treated as criminal damage.

In a statement, they said:

At 5am this morning police discovered graffiti on both the RAF Bomber Command War Memorial in Green Park and the Animals in War Memorial on Park Lane.

Royal Parks' officers and Westminster police are investigating.

There have been no arrests at present.

– Metropolitan Police statement

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