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Police: 'USA' spray-painted across Islamic center's sign

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BURLINGTON, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) – Police in Burlington are searching for a person or persons responsible for vandalizing a sign outside the town's Islamic center.

Detectives responded to the Islamic Center of Burlington, which is located on Lexington Street, and found someone had spray-painted "USA" across the center's sign. It is unclear when the vandalism was first spotted.

The Council on American Islamic Relations urged state and federal officials to also get involved in the investigation.