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Man charged with spraying graffiti

NORCROSS - Gwinnett County police have arrested an 18-year-old man suspected of spraying gang graffiti on utility boxes and road signs in Peachtree Corners.

Norcross resident William Diaz, also known as "Maniac," is being held in the Gwinnett County jail on charges of criminal trespass, participating in gang activity and providing false identification documents, records show.

The Gwinnett County Police Gang Task Force received the case on Monday and arrested Diaz on Thursday, according to a news release.

A complaint about the graffiti was first made by a resident who lives near Peachtree Corners Circle and Holcomb Bridge Road, the news release states.