San Antonio police nab pair of suspected taggers south of downtown

Juvenile suspects spotted with backpack containing spray paint, camera

Published On: Feb 18 2013 08:46:49 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 18 2013 08:41:00 AM CST
taggers arrested Arsenal Street
SAN ANTONIO -

San Antonio police arrested two juveniles Monday morning who were believed to be tagging buildings.

Police officers spotted the two with a backpack at the corner of City and Arsenal streets just south of downtown. Police said the pair they tried to flee on foot, but were caught.

Officers said one of the suspects was carrying a  backpack that contained spray paint and a camera.

The two were transported to jail and will be facing tagging charges, San Antonio police said.