Hamilton Police investigating hate-based graffiti at a Hamilton synagogue

Published October 7, 2019 at 10:55 pm

Hamilton Police are investigating an act of mischief involving anti-Semitic messaging at a synagogue.

Hamilton Police are investigating an act of mischief involving anti-Semitic messaging at a synagogue.

On October 5 shortly after 9:00 a.m., Hamilton Police responded to the Beth Jacob Synagogue located at 375 Aberdeen Avenue for anti–Semitic messaging on the property. Through investigation, police believe the incident occurred around 10:30 p.m. on Friday night.

Hamilton Police Detectives and the Hate Crime Unit continue to investigate the incident and members of the public are asked to review their security cameras for any suspicious activity.

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Acting Detective Sergeant Lisa Chambers by calling 905-546-3833 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com

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