BRPD investigating alleged vandalism at African American museum founded by Sadie Roberts-Joseph

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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Baton Rouge police confirm to WAFB that officers are investigating reports of vandalism at the Odell S. Williams Now And Then African American Museum.

Police investigating possible vandalism at African American museum founded by slain activist (WAFB)

The museum was founded by local community activist, Sadie Roberts-Joseph, in 2001.

Roberts-Joseph was found dead in the trunk of a car on July 12. The museum has been closed since her death.

Police spokesperson, Don Coppola, declined to comment on the extend of damage to the museum, but said he was working to get more information.

This is a developing news story. WAFB will update this story when more information is available.

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