A man’s early morning walk with a bat resulted in 10 broken windows at two Tacoma businesses.
The vandalism was reported about 2:15 a.m. Sunday by someone who heard the sound of shattering glass and spotted a man with a bat.
Police responded and found the broken windows at a restaurant and door retail shop in the 8800 block of South Pacific Avenue.
The suspect was found in a nearby parking lot and taken into custody.
On Monday, he pleaded not guilty to first-degree malicious mischief and was ordered held on $50,000 bail.
The damage to the two businesses was estimated at $6,500.
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