Police: Teen vandalizes 9/11 memorial

Police say the 9/11 memorial at MCU Park was vandalized Sunday afternoon.

Police say the 9/11 memorial at MCU Park was vandalized Sunday afternoon. (10/19/15)

BROOKLYN - Police say the 9/11 memorial at MCU Park was vandalized Sunday afternoon.

Authorities say a 15-year-old boy is in custody.

They say the boy wrote an inappropriate message on the memorial.

Officers quickly covered the act of vandalism with a white sheet. 

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