High Country Crime Stoppers Seek Info On Graffiti Tagging (2017-11-14 13:58:29)

High Country Crime Stoppers is looking for information on individuals "tagging" downtown businesses.

At approximately 3:30 AM, Monday morning several businesses along King Street in the downtown Boone area were "tagged" by vandals.

Video surveillance records two subjects doing the tagging, or graffiti. Those video clips can be seen at

Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 828-268-6959 / 828-737- 0125 or the Boone Police Department at 828-268- 6900. You may also submit a Crime Stoppers Tip via our website at or Text "NCTIP plus your tip" to 274637 (CRIMES). All information will be kept confidential.

High Country Crime Stoppers pays rewards for information, which leads to arrests; recovery of stolen property; seizure of drugs and the location of wanted persons. High Country Crime Stoppers is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization operated by a volunteer community board of directors serving Avery and Watauga Counties. High Country Crime Stoppers encourages the reporting of information or leads which can assist law enforcement with solving crimes. Its goal is to help in the fight against crime, but it is not part of the local police departments or sheriff's offices. Each County has a law enforcement coordinator who participates as an advisor.