Man sought for questioning in Bronx hate crime spree that involved breaking synagogue windows: police


THE BRONX — A man is wanted for a series of hate crimes in the Bronx that included throwing rocks at windows of multiple synagogues, police said Thursday.

The NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating a man sought in connection to seven different incidents within the last week in which he allegedly broke windows at the houses of worship.

The man is accused of breaking windows at synagogues on Hudson Parkway, West 250th Street, West 246th Street and Independence Avenue.

He’s also wanted for breaking the windows of three unoccupied parked vehicles on West 239th Street, police said.

No injuries were reported in these incidents, and no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of this individual is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.

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