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Dan Gilbert use his networking skills to fight graffiti in Detroit

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If you're Dan Gilbert, this is what happens when you ask 12,500 people to use social media to help catch the people who defaced a building with graffiti near one of your many buildings in downtown Detroit.

The result:  Three Grosse Pointe teen women get busted and will likely face charges for their handwork with a spray paint can.

Gilbert sent an e-mail to his 12,500-employee network downtown, urging them to help identify the offenders and to spread the word on social media networks.

Fox 2's Jason Carr finds out not only did Gilbert ending up catching the ladies, but he won a few fans along the way as well.

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