3 charged in racist graffiti incident

March 26, 2010 8:10:36 PM PDT
Three people have been charged after racist graffiti was spray painted on several garages on Chicago's Southwest Side.

It was discovered early Friday morning in the 6400-block of South Komensky. Police say 15 garages were targeted but only some had racist remarks.

On Friday night, 18-year-old David Belardo was charged with criminal defacement and committing a hate crime. Nineteen-year-old Steven Schultz and 20-year-old Daniel Hibert are charged with criminal defacement.