CCTV released after Cenotaph damaged - Martin Place

Monday, 31 May 2021 08:50:22 AM

Police are appealing for information after the Martin Place Cenotaph was damaged at the weekend.

Officers from Sydney City Police Area Command commenced an investigation after being notified of damage to the bayonet of a statue.

Inquiries revealed the damage occurred just before 3.10am on Saturday 29 May 2021.

As investigations continue, police have released CCTV of five males who may be able to assist with their inquiries.

They are described as being of Caucasian appearance, aged around 18-20.

The male who allegedly damaged the statue is wearing a dark shirt with red lettering on the back, over a long-sleeved white shirt, with long dark pants and dark shoes. He has light brown hair.

As inquiries continue, police will address the media this morning.