An act of vandalism was reported Saturday morning at the shuttered Colony Beach & Tennis Resort.
According to a Longboat Key police report, an operations manager discovered a rock had shattered the sliding-glass door of the guardhouse. A wooden light pole was ripped out, and two other light poles were damaged. Doors to at least two units had been kicked in, and one window was broken.
Nothing was stolen from the units.
Police were unable to find usable fingerprints at the scene.
Since last year, police have provided extra patrol of the Colony because of incidents involving trespassing and vandalism.
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