Carlisle Police said they are investigating malicious unsolicited fliers distributed in the borough Saturday.
The police department tweeted out a request for information and tips Saturday evening.
Carlisle Police were made aware of malicious /unsolicited flyers being passed out today. We are attempting to identify those responsible but have received very little info. Anyone with helpful info please contact Carlisle Police at 717-243-5252 or our crimewatch tip line.— Carlisle PD (@carlislepapd) February 2, 2019
Carlisle police Sgt. Joshua Bucher told PennLive the fliers were printed with Ku Klux Klan “rhetoric.” Bucher said police recovered two fliers and both were found in the area of West South and Glendale streets.
Carlisle Borough Councilman Sean Crampsie identified the fliers as "hate filled racist/anti-Semitic flyer" distributed "by the KKK."
(1/3) I have been made aware of a hate filled racist/anti-Semitic flyer that was distributed in our Carlisle community by the KKK. Let me be absolutely clear - hate has no place in our community and it is my hope that our local law enforcement will be able to catch those— Sean Crampsie (@seancrampsie) February 3, 2019
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(2/2) responsible for these disgusting acts. It appears there has been a trend since the 2016 election in these type of bold hate filled actions. The modern day cowards who hide behind white hoods will not intimidate us or stop us from making our community one of— Sean Crampsie (@seancrampsie) February 3, 2019
(3/3) love and acceptance. Despite their best efforts we will continue to move forward each day and show by our words and actions that no matter who you are, no matter where you are from, no matter who you worship, and no matter who you love you are welcome in #CarlislePA— Sean Crampsie (@seancrampsie) February 3, 2019