According to park officials, the playground at the South Jersey Field of Dreams has been closed until further notice.

The playground is not safe because vandals covered equipment in the playground with canola oil. Abescon police are investigating.

The South Jersey Field of Dreams is a specially constructed baseball field designed to let physically and cognitively impaired children experience the joy of playing our nation’s pastime. In a statement to WPG news, a representative said,

"Our first concern is make the playground safe again. The playground is being professionally cleaned this morning We are activity working with the Absecon police department and the matter is under investigation. Anyone with information please contact the Absecon police department."