Police from the Ayalon subdistrict opened an investigation on Wednesday after
two swastikas were found spray-painted on the wall of a synagogue in Bat Yam. By
press time, police said they still had not identified any suspects.
late April, swastikas and graffiti were found spray-painted at a synagogue and a
public school, also in Bat Yam. Following that incident, a few Jewish teenagers
were arrested and confessed to the vandalism, but were released shortly
Police said the two incidents involve different synagogues
and are not related.