An elusive, prolific “tagger” vandal was taken into custody recently by Tacoma police across the street from my home (Police Beat, 4-5). We all emitted a collective hurrah in our area only to be disappointed upon learning that he was released to his parents the following day.
This public nuisance had been marring buildings and structures for months with his handle “Drems” or “Dremr.” I can only guess this is his clever, lofty take on being a dreamer with dreams of celebrity. Or perhaps he never learned to spell. His handiwork can be seen in all regions of Tacoma - on Sixth Avenue, …