Man drapes American flag with a swastika on overpass in Grand Rapids

Swastika flag on Coit Avenue overpass

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - A man draped an American flag with a swastika on it over highway 196 on Monday August 14, 2017.

Grand Rapids police were dispatched to the Coit Avenue NE overpass around 6:50 a.m. after callers spotted the man leaving the scene.

Police recovered the flag and it will now become a part of further investigation.

Police said the suspect is allegedly a 20-year-old male with black hair, last seen wearing a leather jacket. He was last seen walking in the grass down toward the highway.

The suspect has yet to be located. 

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