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Timeline of Vandalism of Washington Historic Sites

Timeline of Vandalism of Washington Historic Sites with Paint

Thursday, July 25
  • Green paint discovered on the Statue of Martin Luther, Luther Place Memorial Church
Friday, July 26
  • Green paint found on the Lincoln Memorial
  • Green symbols discovered on Statue of Joseph Henry, Smithsonian Castle
Sunday, July 28
  • Jiamei Tian attends morning services at Luther Place Memorial Church. A mixture of paint, urine & feces found later inside church sanctuary
Monday, July 29
  • Green paint discovered in the Children’s Chapel and Bethlehem Chapel of Washington National Cathedral
  • Jiamei Tian arrested in bathroom next to Bethlehem Chapel
Tuesday, July 30
  • Jiamei Tian appears in DC Superior Court, charged with felony destruction of property