SIU Police Arrest Vandal

Carbondale – A Carbondale man is behind bars in connection to recent graffiti found around the SIU campus. According to officers with the SIU Department of Public Safety, Tyler Fauke was arrested based on surveillance footage and other evidence. The graffiti appeared all-over campus starting in early December. Fauke, who is not a student at SIU, was transported to the Jackson County Jail and faces three charges of criminal defacement. The investigation into the incidents continues with other possible suspects being identified. Anyone with information is asked to contact the SIU Department of Public Safety at 453-3771.