The Centre Police Department are investigating an act of vandalism at the Centre Municipal Airport taking place over the weekend where vandals took out all or most of the runway lights possibly using an ATV type vehicle.

The damage done has caused the airport to be closed to night time flights and landings until further notice.

Centre Mayor Tony Wilkie stated that the person/persons responsible for these acts will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

Mayor Wilkie further stated that a total of 11 of the lights were damaged