Someone in the Los Angeles area rang in the New Year by modifying the iconic Hollywood sign to read ‘Hollyweed’
As the sun came up this morning, residents looking up to the hills were greeted with the sight of the large sign’s two O’s changed to look like E’s.
Take a look at what our cams captured – someone has modified the signage of the famed Hollywood sign to read “Hollyweed.” More soon.. pic.twitter.com/fMy7zkCaen
— CBS Los Angeles (@CBSLA) January 1, 2017
Other pics of the new sign popped up on social media.
— Victoria Callow (@Toria_Callow) January 1, 2017
Hollyweed!!! I think security took the night off last night in Hollywood?. pic.twitter.com/ycQXzjsyjG
— Sd3gaughC (@Sd3gaughC) January 1, 2017
— Amanda Busick (@AmandaBusick) January 1, 2017
— Christina Salvo (@abc7christina) January 1, 2017
— Jim Roberts (@nycjim) January 1, 2017
— Eyewitness News (@ABC7NY) January 1, 2017
— Stephen Fry (@stephenfry) January 1, 2017
According to CBS Los Angeles, police say someone climbed the mountain around midnight and used two tarps to make the changes.
There is security camera footage that law enforcement will review to see if they can identify who is responsible.
This past election, California was one of a handful of states to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.
[image via screengrab]
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