Nittany Lions Shrine at Penn State University vandalized on graduation weekend

Penn State is investigating a vandalism incident on the Nittany Lion Shrine campus, which the university closed for photography during graduation weekend.

According to a statement from the university on Sunday, someone sprayed red paint on the shrine and broke an ear. Penn State said he fenced off the area and police are investigating.

Penn State also said the Old Main Building and the Hintz Alumni Center were also vandalized. The incidents happened over the start of the weekend, when nearly 14,000 students were due to graduate from the Commonwealth campus.

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