Columbus Statue beheaded in Boston

BOSTON, R.I (WLNE) – Boston police are currently investigating the beheading of a Christopher Columbus statue that happened on the north end of the city.

The beheading of the statue happened early Wednesday morning.

This was not the first act of vandalism to the statue.

Back in 2015, the statue was covered in red paint with the words “Black Lives Matter” spray-painted onto it.

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