Searching for Vandals in Hate Crime at Old Stone House & Museum Observation Tower

Vermont State Police investigators are looking for the public’s help in identifying vandals who targeted the Old Stone House & Museum Observation Tower with hate speech. Police say that the Brownington Cultural Center was attacked sometime between 5 p.m. on Saturday and 9:45 Sunday morning. Swastikas and antisemitic comments were painted on the tower in orange spray paint, police report. The violation was designated a “hate crime”. Members of the public having information that may assist in this investigation are encouraged to contact the VSP Derby Barracks at (802) 334-8881 or online at