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Photo: Some Jerk Tagged An LAPD Police Horse On Venice Beach

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A police horse became the unfortunate victim of some idiot tagger on Venice Beach earlier this week. Hey guys, let's not tag horses!On Tuesday a ballsy ne'er-do-well approached Charly, a horse with the LAPD's Mounted Unit, and tagged his rear leg while its officer was issuing a citation. With a silver marker, the letters "RBS" were left on Charly before the tagger ran off. According to Venice311, the suspect was described as a male wearing a gray hoodie and a backpack.

"I think it's unfortunate, but people love to tag things in Venice, so really, I guess a horse is just the next step," Venice resident Mark Stegall told CBS 2.

According to the L.A. Times, Charly is an 8-year veteran of the force. The graffiti was washed off Charly later that night and the horse was unharmed.

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Anyone with information about the douchebag who tagged Charly is asked to call detectives at (310) 482-6313.