Boy arrested in Esperance swastika graffiti spree / Boy, 13, determined to have acted alone. Not motivated by bias toward any individual or group. Was familiar with the symbol from a video game and "chose it because it was easy to draw." / 2017-01-06
Type of hoax:
crime but not hate crime
Police believe the 13 y.o. was unmotivated by bias. He saw it in a video game.