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Nov 17

Intentional Damage

Posted on November 17, 2021 at 8:07 AM by Michelle Delaney

Discovered: 11/16/2021 4:26AM

Location: 216th St/468th Ave

On the above date and time, a deputy with the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office was checking bridge construction equipment at the above location and discovered a “road closed” sign in the ditch. The deputy then replaced the sign and discovered someone had thrown the sandbags holding down sign into the ditch, thrown the sign into the ditch and spray painted profanity onto the sign. The company who owns the sign estimated it to cost $1,500 to fix or replace the sign.

Anyone with any information about this case can contact the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office at 605-696-8300 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously by visiting or by calling 605-692-STOP (7867).

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006