Enquirer Herald

York man paints sidewalk black for Halloween

A York man may have gone too far with his Halloween decorations.

A York Police report states police went to the home of Terry Garrett at 84 Ross Cannon St. to investigate damage to the sidewalk.

Police found Garrett had spray painted the sidewalk in front of his house black, the report states. He also had a coffin on his front porch and Wicca symbols and a cross hanging from the trees in front of the house.

Garrett told police he was trying to scare people. Police told him painting the sidewalk was damaging city property. Garrett was not charged with a crime, but the damage reported for city records.