Pictographs west of Bend vandalized, police seek tips

BEND, Ore. (AP) — Forest Service officials say pictographs west of Bend were recently vandalized and they are seeking help from the public as authorities investigate. Deschutes National Forest spokeswoman Jean Nelson-Dean said Monday that the vandalism to the rock art was recently discovered and appears to have happened within the last month. Law enforcement is asking the public for any information or tips that could help them in their investigation. Anyone with relevant information are asked to call the Forest Service tip line at 541-383-5717 and leave a message.