Hate Crime Investigation Over Destruction of Menorah in Oakland

ABC News
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Hundreds gather for the lighting of a new menorah at Lake Merritt in Oakland, Calif., after the original menorah was vandalized - KGO via ABC News screenshot
  • A 9-foot-tall menorah in Oakland, Calif., was destroyed and thrown into a lake during Hanukkah, prompting a hate crime investigation by the police.
  • The menorah was vandalized around 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday. The act involved destruction of the menorah and hateful graffiti, creating a significant public disturbance.
  • The Chabad Jewish Center of Oakland inaugurated a new menorah in place of the vandalized one. The incident led to a show of solidarity, with hundreds attending the menorah lighting.  Read More

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