BALTIMORE (WJZ) — An arrest was made Thursday in the investigation into “threatening anti-black graffiti” around Goucher College’s campus.

The first incident was in a first-floor bathroom on Nov. 14.

A swastika, a racial slur, and threats toward specific student’s room numbers were found scrawled on the wall.

With no cameras around, police could not identify a suspect.

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On Thursday, more racially-charged graffiti was found in a second-floor bathroom stall at 2 a.m. It had obscenities, specific first names, and “KKK.”

An investigation between Baltimore County Police and the FBI determined both incidents were committed by the same person.

Twenty-one-year-old Fynn Arthur was arrested on campus at 6 p.m. and taken to the Baltimore County Detention Center where he was denied bail pending a bail review hearing. According to police, Arthur’s name was among those noted in both graffiti incidents.

fynn arthur Goucher Student Arrested After More Threatening Graffiti Found On Campus

Fynn Arthur Photo Courtesy of the Baltimore County Police Department

Arthur is charged with two counts of malicious destruction of property.

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