Gyeongbokgung Palace Wall in Seoul Defaced With Spray Graffiti

Gyeongbokgung Palace Wall In Seoul Defaced With Spray Graffiti

According to the Jongno Police Station on December 16, 2023, a report came in at 2:20 a.m. that a wall on the west side of Gyeongbokgung Palace in the direction of the National Palace Museum was spray-painted with graffiti. In red and blue spray paint, the phrase “free movie” was repeatedly written in large letters, along with phrases reminiscent of illegal video sharing sites.

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The police are tracking down the suspects based on nearby closed-circuit television footage and are considering whether they can be charged with violating the Cultural Property Protection Act.

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