Girl in photo of alleged vandalism at Deer Creek Canyon Park charged with misdemeanor

Posted at 12:42 PM, May 29, 2017

GOLDEN, Colo. – A girl has been charged after being photographed allegedly defacing a rock wall at Deer Creek Canyon Park.

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office posted the photo online Friday, asking for the public’s help identifying the girl and her male companion, who were spotted on the Plymouth Creek Trail last Sunday afternoon.

On Monday, deputies said both people in the photo had been identified and the girl was given a misdemeanor charge of defacing public property.

Deputies didn’t provide any further details about the case.