Woman named in vandalism of Mission San Juan arrested

Andres Castaneda, 19, and 20-year-old Gabriella Fritz. (Photos courtesy of the Bexar County Sheriff's Office)

According to the Bexar County Magistrate site, the woman named as an accomplice in the graffiti vandalism of the Mission San Juan Church has been arrested.

The graffiti on Mission San Juan Church was discovered early Friday morning, and police released surveillance video of the incident Friday evening and asked the public to help them identify the suspects. Police said the suspects used spray paint to paint words and symbols on the outside of the church.

An arrest warrant affidavit states Andres Castaneda, 19, turned himself in Friday night after the video was broadcast on television and online. Police say while being interviewed by officers, he admitted to being one of the suspects in the video who had done graffiti at Mission San Juan Church. The affidavit states Castaneda also identified 20-year-old Gabriella Fritz as one of the people who had vandalized the church and said the vehicle in the surveillance video belongs to her.

According to the Bexar County Magistrate, Fritz is being held on a $4,000 bond. It's site states she is facing a state felony graffiti of a church charge.

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