The Lincoln Memorial has been temporarily closed after someone splattered green paint on the statue.
U.S. Park Police say the vandalism was discovered around 1:30 a.m. The paint is on the statue, pedestal and floor. There are no words, letters or symbols visible in the paint.
Police say the spill appears intentional based on the splatter patterns. Investigators are reviewing security camera footage to try to identify possible subjects.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.