08/03/2011 09:46 am ET | Updated Oct 03, 2011

Intruder Paints Racist Graffiti In 83-Year-Old's Home

When Italian immigrant Lucia DeFrancesco returned from a trip to the hair salon on Friday, the 83-year-old discovered that someone had broken into her Franklin Park home and vandalized it with racist messages.

"(It was) very bad. Very bad," DeFrancesco said.

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