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National monuments nearly clean of green paint vandalism
National monuments nearly clean of green paint vandalism

WASHINGTON — Cleaning crews have nearly finished removing green paint splashed on several national landmarks, and a 58-year-old woman arrested in one incident is also suspected in the others, police said. The landmarks included the Lincoln Memorial, the architectural wooden framework behind the altar of the Washington National Cathedral Children’s Chapel and an organ in the cathedral’s historic Bethlehem Chapel. Green paint was also found Monday on a statue of Martin Luther King Jr. in northwest Washington’s Thomas Circle and on a statue of Joseph Henry, first secretary of the Smithsonian, on the National Mall. On Monday, D.C Metropolitan Police charged Jiamei...

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