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Man Arrested in SF Police Car Destruction During World Series Celebrations

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    San Francisco Giants fans walk past a couch on fire in the Mission district after the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals to win the World Series on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

    A 19-year-old man has been arrested for helping to vandalize a police car during World Series celebrations that got out of control in late October.

    The San Francisco Police Department says Friday Ryan Douglas London faces one count of felony vandalism.

    They say investigators identified the San Francisco man London after combing through video evidence.

    Police say the damage sustained by the vehicle was valued to be in excess of $10,000.

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