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OPP investigating vandalism to NCC sculpture in Almonte

A modern art sculpture titled "Shelter Tissage" was damaged.
09-24-2020-Shelter Tissage
'Shelter Tissage' sculpture at Metcalfe Geoheritage Park in Almonte. (Photo @MississippiMills)

The Lanark County OPP is looking for your help with an investigation into vandalism at the Metcalfe Geoheritage Park in Almonte.

According to police, a modern art sculpture titled "Shelter Tissage" was damaged sometime in the overnight hours between Monday, August 31 and Wednesday, September 2.

The sculpture was on loan from the National Capital Commission and had been created by a local Almonte artist in 1992, to commemorate Canada's 125th birthday. 

Some of the damage is irreparable.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Lanark County OPP or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS).  




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