FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – The gate to the Old Fort was vandalized with spray paint Friday morning.

According to a release sent by Historic Old Fort Wayne, an unknown vandal painted the words “no pride in native genocide” on both sides of the south-facing gate off of Spy Run Avenue.

The Parks Department and police are investigating the vandalism. The Old Fort plans to remove the paint through soda blasting Saturday afternoon.