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Police in Kentucky say a juvenile suspect has been charged with burglary and criminal mischief in connection with vandalism at a Hindu temple.

Louisville Metro Police Detective Russell Montfort told news outlets the 17-year-old suspect was arrested Thursday after police received a tip.

Authorities say the teen broke windows and spray-painted “repugnant messages of hate” and black crosses inside the Swaminarayan¬†Temple sometime between Sunday evening and Tuesday morning.

Police Chief Steve Conrad said there were xenophobic and sexist messages and someone spray-painted the eyes of a Hindu religious figure with black paint.

Conrad called the vandalism a hate crime on Wednesday, but Montfort said on Friday that police wouldn’t charge the suspect with a hate crime. He said a judge would take the circumstances into consideration during sentencing.