Officials: Chicago Synagogue, Jewish School Vandalized

Officials: Chicago Synagogue, Jewish School Vandalized

CHICAGO (AP) – Officials said a synagogue and an affiliated Jewish school in Chicago were vandalized over the weekend with swastika images and antisemitic graffiti.

The incidents occurred at the FREE Synagogue and Hanna Sacks Bais Yaakov High School. Rabbi Levi Notik thanked police for quickly starting an investigation.

Vandalism also occurred at a synagogue in the Chicago suburb of Lincolnwood.

A Jewish group, the Concerned Citizens League, said windows were also broken Saturday at a Chicago bakery and a kosher food store.

Mayor Lori Lightfoot said at least one person was arrested.

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