The Bulloch County Recreation and Parks department is asking for the communities help in identifying the person responsible for significant damage to the Mill Creek Park playground in Statesboro, Georgia.

Mill Creek Park
Hat placed so show size of the damage Credit: BCPR

They are working to determine the cost of damages but report them to be significant. The large baseball was removed from its stand and then placed on the ramp that leads up to the playground. There was other damage to the area including tire burn marks on the artificial grass.

They believe this happened around 8:30 PM on Saturday, April 23, 2022. BCRP had someone report the damage on Sunday morning, April 24, 2022.

Mill Creek Park
Tire marks on artificial grass Credit: BCPR

If you have any was in the park around 8:30 pm on Saturday night and saw anything or has information on who may have done this damage to the Mill Creek Park playground please call BCRP at 912-489-9076 or email them at

They work hard to provide some of the nicest parks in Southeast Georgia for our children and community residents to enjoy. When someone abuses and vandalizes these beautiful parks it impacts all of our community.

Mill Creek Park
Damage from where Golf Ball was removed Credit: BCPR

Please reach out to them with any information you may have.

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