Brooklyn orthodox synagogue vandalized

Brooklyn, NY
- An Orthodox synagogue in Brooklyn, N.Y., had its windows broken during an act of vandalism on the evening of Oct. 4.

A spokesperson for the New York Police Department told the Journal that the man used a flagpole to break the windows of the Shore Parkway Jewish Center; he then entered the synagogue and continued to damage the property. 

The suspect, Osman Butt, 25, was subsequently arrested and charged with burglary and criminal mischief hate crimes.