Police investigating spray painted swastikas at hookah lounge in Flagstaff

Lounge owners took to a GoFundMe account to restore damage from vandals who spray painted the Maktoob Hookah Lounge with swastikas.

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The Flagstaff Police Department is investigating a possible hate crime that happened early Tuesday morning at a hookah shop in downtown Flagstaff.

A small fire was reportedly started inside of the Maktoob Hookah Lounge located near San Francisco Street and Aspen Avenue. Swastikas were also found spray painted on photos on the walls inside and on the window.

Police have not released more information at this time.

A small business owner in Flagstaff set up a GoFundMe account for cleanup of the lounge.

Photo courtesy: The Lumberjack

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