Detectives and patrol deputies from the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office were enroute shortly after the incident was reported at 7 a.m. today.
Details are few, according to Bob Gault, media relations coordinator for BCSO.
According to Gault’s initial reports, vandals utilized an on-site track-hoe to overturn a D-8 Caterpillar bulldozer.
Other heavy equipment on the site sustained damage as well, Gault said.
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Wright Brothers Construction Company of Charleston is the general contractor for the first two phases of the airport’s development. Phase I has been completed and the second phase is starting up. Wright Brothers was awarded the second-phase contract in a recent meeting of the Cleveland Airport Authority.