News Briefs

  5/7/2014, Iyar 7, 5774

Unknown Vandals Steal Metal from Synagogue near Beit Shemesh

Unknown vandals broke into a synagogue in the Zechariya village near Beit Shemesh last night (Tuesday). They stole sheets of metal containing gold and silver. The thiefs also took a Torah scroll out of its ark, undressed it of its valuable robes and discarded the rest nearby.

Jerusalem regional police have opened an investigation surrounding the event.