Police Investigating After Vandals Painted A Statue Of Pierre Elliot Trudeau With Blackface

Police say they’re investigating a report that the face of a statue was covered in black paint at Pierre Elliot Trudeau park in Vaughan. York Regional police do not provide any further information in a tweet about the vandalism. But a photo posted on social media shows a life-sized bronze statue of the former prime minister with black paint on the face. Police have confirmed specially-trained hate crime investigators are helping to find those responsible. 

Photo Credit: Vaughan Citizen

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Scott Fox and Kat Callaghan