Police: Swastikas found scrawled in Borough Park

Police say five swastikas were discovered on a Borough Park sidewalk today.Local residents were trying to clean up the area outside the Maimonides Medical Center

BOROUGH PARK - Police say five swastikas were discovered on a Borough Park sidewalk today.

Local residents were trying to clean up the area outside the Maimonides Medical Center when the swastikas were discovered. Three were found on the corner of 49th Street and 10th Avenue. Two more were found 50 feet away on the sidewalk and on a fire hydrant.

Police say the Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating the incident.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 Brooklyn asked residents who their favorite 1 Word on the Street: Presidents Day
An 18-year-old boy who was shot and killed 2 Teen ID'd in fatal police-involved shooting
Catch 3 LI Winter: Theaters add extra shows for winter break
The former rookie officer was convicted for shooting 4 Group gathers to commemorate Liang trial
Nassau Police say they arrested a 23-year-old man 5 Police: Uber driver beaten unconscious by passenger

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE