Man, 3 minors arrested for turning Chandler menorah to swastika

1 man and 3 juveniles face a multiple charges for defacing a Chandler family's menorah back in December.

CHANDLER, Ariz. - Police in Chandler have arrested four people for defacing a menorah in a family's front yard in December.

Clive Jamar Wilson, 19, and three male minors were arrested Friday by Chandler PD.

Police have recommended charges of first-degree criminal trespassing and one count of aggravated criminal damage against all four suspects.

EARLIER: Chandler family wakes to menorah-turned-swastika in front yard

Seth Ellis, the father of the Chandler family, had made the menorah by hand when his kids asked for one after seeing other families with holiday lights.

Naomi Ellis, the mother, said she woke to the disturbing discovery Dec. 30 and called police to take it down before her boys, ages 9, 7 and 5, woke up.

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