Police are looking for suspects who vandalized at least 53 cars in Lancaster and 30 more in Costa Mesa early Sunday.
Drew Benda, of Burbank, was taken into custody Monday at Wilbur Avenue and Bel Aire Drive for felony vandalism and hate crimes.
A San Fernando Valley high school was vandalized over the weekend with hate messages that included threats made to President Barack Obama.
Pasadena police sought the public’s help Friday in the search for the vandals who have been plastering racist and anti-gay graffiti on surfaces in Pasadena.
Two vehicles were vandalized and a racial slur was spray-painted on a garage door in Santa Clarita in Santa Clarita, the sheriff’s department reported Tuesday.
Authorities are investigating graffiti messages threatening President Barack Obama and Governor Jerry Brown in an Orange County city near where threats to the governor were scrawled last month.