August 19, 2021

Canada - Toronto synagogue vandalized with antisemitic graffiti

Toronto, ON
- A synagogue in midtown Toronto was vandalized with antisemitic graffiti on Wednesday and the incident is being treated as a suspected hate-motivated offence, police say.

Police say a man spray painted a swastika alongside other graffiti on the Beth Sholom Synagogue in the Eglinton Avenue West and Winnett Avenue area.

According to police, the suspect is 5'8", skinny build, wearing blue jeans, dark t-shirt, baseball cap, black running shoes, and black backpack.

Suspect

Toronto police are trying to identify a suspect in connection with antisemitic graffiti spray-painted on a synagogue in Midtown Toronto. (Handout /Toronto police)
Source: cbc