Man arrested in connection to vandalism of East African-owned businesses in Minneapolis

Updated: September 19, 2019 06:20 PM

A 36-year-old man has been arrested in connection to the vandalism of a number of East African-owned businesses in the Seward neighborhood in Minneapolis. 

The Minneapolis Police identified the suspect as Harlin St. John.

St. John has been booked at the Hennepin County Jail. 

Police say additional information regarding the case will be made available as the case is further investigated.

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