St. Vladimir Ukrainian Catholic Church on Cottage Place in Utica was vandalized over the weeekend.  The building was tagged with offensive graffiti.

The Utica Police Department has posted the following on their Facebook page:

 It is believed that the offense occurred during the late evening/early morning hours of September 22/23, 2012.

Anyone who may have information as to who committed this crime is asked to call the Utica Police Police department at 315-223-3503.

The image above has the graffiti washed out.  To see the original, unedited photo, you may find it here courtesy of the UPD - WARNING STRONG PROFANITY.