Iconic bull statue on Wall Street damaged by Texas man with a banjo, police say

A closer look at the damage of the "Charging Bull" statue in New York after police say Tevon Varlack attacked it with a banjo. (Source: WABC via CNN)

NEW YORK (WABC/CNN) - A Dallas man with a banjo damaged the iconic "Charging Bull" statue on Wall Street over the weekend.

Police say Tevon Varlack, 42, repeatedly smashed a banjo against the statue.

Visitors who were lined up to see the famous bull saw what happened and called 911.

Varlack was put in handcuffs at the scene, but police are not sure of a motive.

Besides some dents and a hole in one of its horns, the bull looks mostly unscathed.

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