Robert Stolarik for The New York TimesHans Von Rittern and Marie Flaguel, from the 5Pointz graffiti community, mourned outside the whitewashed building Tuesday.
For the full story read, Night Falls, and 5Pointz, a Graffiti Mecca, is Wiped Out in Queens.
Photographs of the graffiti, before the fall, from The New York Times.
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