Monday, September 22, 2014 – 08:30 a.m.

Some person, or persons, is taking aim at signs of republican candidates in the Redlands area.

So far, more than forty signs have been damaged by the use of a bladed instrument. The estimated value of the signs damage exceeds $3,500.

The vandals have targeted signs for 31st Congressional Candidate Paul Chabot (R-Rancho Cucamonga), 40th Assembly District Candidate Marc Steinorth (R-Rancho Cucamonga) and City Council Candidate Neil Derry (R-Redlands).

Both Chabot and Steinorth have each filed police reports.

If the offender is apprehended, the amount of damage caused could lead to a felony charge being leveled.