They think a picture circulating on social media shows the lawbreakers in action.
Police say people flipped over the first vehicle around midnight in the 300 block of Welch. Investigators say a group was rocking the car until it eventually flipped onto its side.
A Spencer man was the only person arrested at this point, Joshua Ryan is charged with 2nd degree criminal mischief.
At 2:25 a.m., Saturday, another car was flipped over. That took place at 2035 Sunset Drive. Authorities apparently don’t have a picture of that crime in action.
Anyone with information is asked to call Ames police or Story County Crimestoppers on 515-382-7577.
Those actions took place during Iowa State’s annual VEISHEA celebration. Overall, police told us they didn’t handle any more calls last night than a typical VEISHEA Friday night.