A Rockford man has been arrested for vandalism.

42-year-old Timothy Damm has been arrested for vandalism to the Winnebago County Republican Headquarters.

According to WTVO Mr. Damm was arrested for criminal damage to property, also for resisting a police officer.

"There's a large amount of passionate debate going on at this time, it is inexcusable to use senseless criminal actions to advance a debate." - Winnebago State's Attorney Joe Bruscato