Vandals Set Fire To Ronald Reagan Statue In Temecula

Patch file photo.
Patch file photo.

A bronze statue of former President Ronald Reagan that stands in Temecula was torched by vandals, The Press-Enterprise is reporting.

Damage to the life-size bronze statue at Ronald Reagan Sports Park on Rancho Vista Road, was discovered Friday morning by a park worker, the newspaper reported.

The vandals also damaged inscribed granite tiles near the statue, landscaping and lighting, according to the report.

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Groundbreaking for the statue only just recently occurred in 2011. Click here for more on that story.

Bret D. Rijke September 22, 2013 at 09:13 AM
@Jamie Henson; Yawn... yawn. Really? You want to open that debate? Because without very much trouble I can absolutely crush that assertion with countless stories and links. Avoid the false indignation and the whole psuedo-tolerant angle that the Progressives so blatantly use when it only suits their agenda. But please, do tell me the last time a Conservative burned anyone at the stake.
JJ Mclure September 22, 2013 at 10:19 AM
cut their dicks off
Mark B September 22, 2013 at 11:11 AM
This is hardly a partisan related or partisan based issue. Merely a sad commentary of how a select few care little about life in general.
SA September 23, 2013 at 11:42 AM
This is horrible as Reagan was one the best presidents this country has seen…


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