Vanessa Hudgens, Beau Carve Names in the Wrong Place
They're now under investigation in Sedona, Arizona
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 17, 2016 9:56 AM CST
In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Vanessa Hudgens, left, and Austin Butler arrive at 2014 Elton John Oscar Viewing and After Party in West Hollywood, Calif.   (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

(Newser) – It's one thing to carve your initials into a tree trunk. It's another thing entirely to carve your names into the protected red rocks of Sedona, Arizona, which is what Vanessa Hudgens and her boyfriend, Austin Butler, appear to have done over Valentine's Day weekend. Hudgens, who was posting quite a few photos of the couple's Sedona trip over the weekend, tweeted one photo of a rock with "Austin + Vanessa" inside a heart carved into it, the Arizona Republic reports. The tweet has since been deleted.

It's illegal to damage the iconic rocks, with a maximum punishment of six months in jail and/or a $5,000 fine. A Coconino National Forest spokesperson says the incident is being investigated. (Hudgens recently performed in Grease Live the day after her dad died.)