Two individuals were arrested by UNC Police Monday morning for March 31 acts of vandalism to the Unsung Founders Memorial and a campus art installment, according to an email from UNC Police.
Nancy McCorkle, 50, of Newberry, South Carolina, was arrested with one count of vandalism of the Unsung Founders Memorial and one count of ethnic intimidation. Ryan Barnett, 31, of Sanford, North Carolina was arrested with one count of vandalism to the Unsung Founders Memorial, one count of ethnic intimidation and one count of public urination.
Barnett was also arrested with one count of vandalism to an undisclosed outdoor art installment near Hanes Art Center.
McCorkle and Barnett were also issued a criminal summons for removing the UNC-system flag, valued at $585, on UNC's campus and raising a Confederate flag at the UNC System Building.
Both individuals also received warnings of trespass from UNC's campus and will go to trial in late April.