Investigation Underway for vandalized C and O Canal Restroom Facilities
Contact: Todd Stanton, 301-491-6282
Sharpsburg, MD -- On Tuesday, December 7, 2011, law enforcement patrol at the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical discovered a restroom facility had been set on fire near the Big Slackwater Boat Ramp located in Washington County, Maryland. Park rangers along with the Maryland State Fire Marshall's Office are investigating the incident. A reward is offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for setting the fire. Anyone with information regarding this crime may call the C&O Canal National Historical Park's Toll-Free Hotline at 1-866-714-2250.