Omri Caspi hurt by swastika graffiti on billboard photo

September 12, 2010 20:58

Famous Israeli basketball player Omri Caspi was hurt by the discovery of a swastika drawn onto his forehead in a billboard photo in the California city where his team, the Sacramento Kings,  play.

Casspi, reached September 9 at his home in Israel, told the Sacramento Bee that he was familiar with the incident, which is being investigated as a hate crime by local police."Everybody's talking about it. It's hurtful to think that this is 2010, and there are still people like that out there," he told the newspaper.

Related Content

Breaking news
September 16, 2019
Afghanistan hit by blackouts after power pylons destroyed