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Sunflower field vandalized

Video Credit: WKBW Buffalo - Duration: 01:49s - Published
Sunflower field vandalized

Sunflower field vandalized

Owners of the Sunflowers of Sandborn said their fields were broken into over the weekend.

TO NIAGARACOUNTY....WHERE APOPULAR SUMMERATTRACTION WASVANDALIZED OVERTHE WEEKEND.OWNERS OFSUNFLOWERS OFSANBORN SAYSEVERAL DOZENPEOPLE BROKE INTOTHE FIELDS AND CUTDOWN SUNFLOWERSWHILE THE BUSINESSWAS CLOSEDSATURDAY.AS 7 EYEWITNESSNEWS REPORTER ALITOUHEYREVEALS--THEDAMAGES AREN'TABOUT THE MONEY...NAT OPEN: SO, WHATELSE DO YOU GUYSWANT TO DO.HEATHER LONDON'SVISIT TO THESUNFLOWERS OFSANBORN ISBECOMING A FAMILYTRADITION...THEY'RE BEAUTIFUL.

IJUST LOVESUNFLOWERS.IT APPEARS OTHERSDO TOO...OWNERLOUISE BRACHMANNSAYS TRESPASSERSBROKE IN WHEN THEBUSINESS WASCLOSED SATURDAYAND STOLE FLOWERSOF THEIR OWN...STAND: AT LEAST ONEOF THE VANDALS WASABLE TO REACH OVERTHE WALL TO CUT THEFLOWERS.

WHILEOTHERS WENT OUTINTO THE PROPERTYAFTER CUTTING ONEOF THE CHAINS TO THEEXIT.BRACHMANN SAYSHER HUSBAND HADGONE TO CHECK ONTHE FIELDSSATURDAYAFTERNOON ANDCAUGHT ONE WOMANREACHING OVER THEWALL RED HANDED.LOUISEBRACHMANN/OWNER,SUNFLOWERS OFSANBORN: MAD IS NOTA WAY TO DESCRIBEWHAT IT IS.

IT'S MORESAD TO KNOWSOMEONE CAN COMEIN AND DESTROY WHATYOU WORKED SOHARD FOR.HOURS LATER--SHESAYS THE NIAGARACOUNTY SHERIFF'SOFFICE CALLED ANDSAID 50 OR 60 MOREHAD BROKEN INTOTHE PROPERTY.SHE SAYS THEY'RECHOOSING NOT TOPROSECUTE...FOR THOSE WHOCOME IN AND DESTROYSOMETHING: IT'S THEIRCONSCIENCE NOTMINE.AS FAR AS MONETARYDAMAGE, PROBABLYVERY LITTLE.

IT'S THEPRINCIPLE.

WHEN APLACE IS CLOSED YOUDON'T GO IN AND TAKEWHAT YOU WANT ANDLEAVE.SUNFLOWERS OFSANBORN HAS ACRAFT SHOWPLANNED FOR THISWEEKEND.AND A FOOD TRUCKEVENT SCHEDULEDFOR AUGUST 31ST.BRACHMANN SAYSTHE INCIDENTS WON'TSTOP THEM FROMGROWING THEBUSINESS.BRACHMANN: IT WAS AVERY SAD EVENT BUTWE PICK UP AND MOVEON.

WE GO FORWARD.IN SANBORN, ALITOUHEY, 7EWN.




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