Stratford station paint-spray vandal gets two years

A PROLIFIC graffiti vandal who left his mark across Newham and a dozen other boroughs causing �1000,000 of damage has been jailed for two years.

Sam Moore, 24, from Newport on the Isle of Wight also received a five-year ASBO at Blackfriars Crown Court.

He pleaded guilty to 25 counts of causing criminal damage to trains, stations and buildings which included ‘tagging’ trackside infrastructure at Stratford.

He will risk arrest if in public or on rail land he is caught carrying paints, marker pens, shoe dye, ink or etching paste.