Skip to main content
You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
City seeks information on damaged trees at Sunrise Park
alert top story

City seeks information on damaged trees at Sunrise Park

  • 0
{{featured_button_text}}
Damaged tree

City staff said the damage to trees at Sunrise Park totals $12,000.

TWIN FALLS — The city is seeking the public’s help identifying whoever damaged and destroyed public trees in the area of Sunrise Park, in the 300 block of Madrona Street North. On Aug. 30, the City Parks Department received a report of trees that were damaged with an ax, large knife or similar object. And on Sept. 9, a second report was received for tree damage in the same area.

In total, four trees have been found with damage from a hatchet or similar tool. One smaller tree was cut down entirely. Parks staff is concerned that damage to the larger trees can kill them. The damage is estimated to be more than $12,000 and the incident has been reported to the Police Department for investigation.

Support Local Journalism

Your membership makes our reporting possible.
{{featured_button_text}}

The City of Twin Falls is asking anyone who might have information on those responsible for the tree damage at Sunrise Park to call the Twin Falls Police Department at 208-735-4357.

August crime report: Kidnapping, internet crimes, a sleeping juror and more

Did you miss any crime and court news from last month? Here's a collection of the crime reports, notable arrests and important court hearings to make sure you know what's going on.

breaking top story
  • Updated
  • 3

Prosecutors in Idaho say they will seek the death penalty against a man in the killing of his wife's two youngest children and the husband's previous wife in a convoluted case involving doomsday religious beliefs and another suspicious death in Arizona.

0
0
0
0
0

Sign up for our Crime & Courts newsletter

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alerts

Breaking News